Alpino-Carpathian yew forests

Description (English)

Taxus baccata woods of the Alpine system and of the Carpathians, in part rare facies of the yew-beech formations, in part amphibolite-colonizing woods with Picea abies and Fraxinus excelsior and Juniperus sabina.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-C17

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Conifers Juniperus sabina
Conifers Picea abies
Conifers Taxus baccata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Juniperus sabina Conifers
Picea abies Conifers
Taxus baccata 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) G3.977 Alpino-Carpathian yew woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.977 Alpino-Carpathian yew woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.977 Alpino-Carpathian yew woods same
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