Pannonic hygrophile ash-oak-hornbeam forests

English name: Pannonic hygrophile ash-oak-hornbeam forests

Description (English)

Quercus robur, Quercus petraea, Carpinus betulus, Fraxinus angustifolia, Ulmus minor forests of deep nutrient-rich gley soils of the Pannonic plains and hills of Styria, the Burgenland, the Alföld, the northern Hungarian Sator Range, the western Slovakian Danube plain and the eastern Slovakian lowlands, often developed in contact with riverine forests of the Alno-Padion, occupying slightly higher ground, Pannonic vicariant of the Illyrian forests of unit G1.A1A2. Carex brizoides, Anemone nemorosa, Corydalis solida, Galanthus nivalis are abundant in the herb layer, which is particularly rich in vernal ephemerals, including Gagea spathacea, Gagea lutea, Gladiolus imbricatus, Cyclamen purpurascens, Crocus neapolitanus, Erythronium dens-canis, Helleborus dumetorum, Adoxa moschatellina, Anemone ranunculoides, Ranunculus ficaria, Scilla vindobonensis, Leucojum vernum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.A1B1
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.A1)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Adoxa moschatellina
Flowering Plants Anemone nemorosa
Flowering Plants Anemone ranunculoides
Flowering Plants Carex brizoides
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Corydalis solida
Flowering Plants Crocus neapolitanus
Flowering Plants Cyclamen purpurascens
Flowering Plants Erythronium dens-canis
Flowering Plants Fraxinus angustifolia
Flowering Plants Gagea lutea
Flowering Plants Gagea spathacea
Flowering Plants Galanthus nivalis
Flowering Plants Gladiolus imbricatus
Flowering Plants Helleborus dumetorum
Flowering Plants Leucojum vernum
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Ranunculus ficaria
Flowering Plants Scilla vindobonensis
Flowering Plants Ulmus minor
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Adoxa moschatellina Flowering Plants
Anemone nemorosa Flowering Plants
Anemone ranunculoides Flowering Plants
Carex brizoides Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Corydalis solida Flowering Plants
Crocus neapolitanus Flowering Plants
Cyclamen purpurascens Flowering Plants
Erythronium dens-canis Flowering Plants
Fraxinus angustifolia Flowering Plants
Gagea lutea Flowering Plants
Gagea spathacea Flowering Plants
Galanthus nivalis Flowering Plants
Gladiolus imbricatus Flowering Plants
Helleborus dumetorum Flowering Plants
Leucojum vernum Flowering Plants
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Ranunculus ficaria Flowering Plants
Scilla vindobonensis Flowering Plants
Ulmus minor Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.2B1 Pannonic hygrophile ash-oak-hornbeam forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A1B1 Pannonic hygrophile ash-oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A1B1 Pannonic hygrophile ash-oak-hornbeam forests same
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