Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Forests of Pinus sylvestris of the fluvioglacial terraces that constitute the high plains of the Po river system, with Betula pendula, Quercus pubescens, Castanea sativa and a ground layer with Cytisus scoparius, Calluna vulgaris, Pteridium aquilinum, Deschampsia cespitosa, Molinia caerulea.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-62

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Castanea sativa
Flowering Plants Cytisus scoparius
Flowering Plants Deschampsia cespitosa
Flowering Plants Molinia caerulea
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Ferns Pteridium aquilinum
Flowering Plants Quercus pubescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pendula Flowering Plants
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Castanea sativa Flowering Plants
Cytisus scoparius Flowering Plants
Deschampsia cespitosa Flowering Plants
Molinia caerulea Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Pteridium aquilinum Ferns
Quercus pubescens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.4D Po terrace Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.5D Po terrace Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.5D Po terrace Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.5D Po terrace Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.5D   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.5D   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 42.5D   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 42.5D   same
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