Southern Alpine Pinus nigra forests

Description (English)

Pinus nigra ssp. nigra (Pinus nigra, Pinus austriaca) forests of dry, sunny, rocky steep slopes and cliffs of the southeastern pre-Alps (Carnian pre-Alps, Julian pre-Alps, Carso), between 200 and 1200 m altitude, with Cyclamen purpurascens and Aquilegia einseleana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-651

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Aquilegia einseleana
Flowering Plants Cyclamen purpurascens
Conifers Pinus nigra
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Aquilegia einseleana Flowering Plants
Cyclamen purpurascens Flowering Plants
Pinus nigra 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) G3.511 Southern Alpine Pinus nigra forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.511 Southern Alpine Pinus nigra forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.511 Southern Alpine Pinus nigra forests same
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