Quercus trojana woodland

English name: Trojan oak woodland

Description (English)

Supra-Mediterranean, and occasionally meso-mediterranean woods dominated by the semideciduous Quercus trojana or its allies. Other typical species include Quercus pubescens, Carpinus orientalis, Juniperus oxycedrus, Cistus creticus, Fraxinus ornus, Dactylis glomerata, Brachypodium pinnatum, Helictotrichum convolutum and Ostrya carpinifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.78
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.7)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Brachypodium pinnatum
Flowering Plants Carpinus orientalis
Flowering Plants Cistus creticus
Flowering Plants Dactylis glomerata
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Conifers Juniperus oxycedrus
Flowering Plants Ostrya carpinifolia
Flowering Plants Quercus pubescens
Flowering Plants Quercus trojana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Brachypodium pinnatum Flowering Plants
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Cistus creticus Flowering Plants
Dactylis glomerata Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Juniperus oxycedrus Conifers
Ostrya carpinifolia Flowering Plants
Quercus pubescens Flowering Plants
Quercus trojana Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.78 Trojan oak woodland source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 14 Mediterranean and Submediterranean mixed oak forest not defined
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.78 Quercus trojana woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.78 Quercus trojana woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.78 Quercus trojana woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.78 Quercus trojana woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.78 Quercus trojana woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.928 Trojan oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.78 Trojan oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.78 Trojan oak woodland same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.78   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.78   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 41.78   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 41.85   same
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