Cordilleran mesogean pine forests

Description (English)

Extensive Pinus pinaster forests of the Cordillera Central and neighbouring areas, particularly developed on the southern slope of the range, occupying siliceous substrates, mostly gneiss and granite.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-9212

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus pinaster
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus pinaster 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) G3.7212 Cordilleran mesogean pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.7212 Cordilleran mesogean pine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.7212 Cordilleran mesogean pine forests same
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