Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests

Description (English)

Forests composed of pines of the Pinus sylvestris group, mostly included in Pinus sylvestris ssp. hamata or its intermediates with Pinus sylvestris ssp. sylvestris, sometimes in species Pinus kochiana, Pinus hamata or Pinus armena, of the Pontic Range, its satellites and inner Anatolian outposts, of the mountains of the Crimea and of the Caucasus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-63
Relation to Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus hamata
Conifers Pinus kochiana
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus hamata Conifers
Pinus kochiana Conifers
Pinus sylvestris Conifers

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) G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.4E Ponto-Caucasian Pinus sylvestris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G3.5E Ponto-Caucasian Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.5F Ponto-Caucasian Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 42.5F Ponto-Caucasian Scots pine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 42.5F   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 42.5F   same
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Denmark
Phone: +45 3336 7100