East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests

Description (English)

Forests of Pinus halepensis of the Mediterranean coastal regions of the Middle East. Extensive and varied in the southern part of the region, they are represented further north by isolated outposts in the coastal region of Syria and in south central Anatolia, where Pinus halepensis occurs in the thermo-Mediterranean zone of the Cilician plain, apparently mixed with Pinus brutia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-94A

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus brutia
Conifers Pinus halepensis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus brutia Conifers
Pinus halepensis 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) G3.74A East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.74A East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.74A East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.74A East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.74A East Mediterranean Pinus halepensis forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 42.84A East Mediterranean Aleppo pine forests same
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