Continental nemoral Pinus - Quercus forests

English name: Continental nemoral pine - oak forests

Description (English)

Forests of the eastern part of the nemoral forest zone of western Eurasia in which Quercus robur is associated in the main canopy with Pinus sylvestris, distributed in southern Belarus, the northern Ukraine and middle European Russia, most abundant in the upper Dnieper-Pripyat-Berezina Polesian basin, with smaller areas of occurrence on the Central Russian Plateau and the Pre-Volgan Plateau, extending south into the wooded steppe and steppe regions, in particular, along the Donetz.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G4.72

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Quercus robur Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 43.6 Continental nemoral pine-oak forests source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.3. Mixed forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 01 Subalpine conifer vegetation in nemoral zone not defined
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G4.72 Continental nemoral Pinus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G4.72 Continental nemoral Pinus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G4.72 Continental nemoral Pinus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G4.72 Continental nemoral Pinus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.C6 Continental nemoral Pinus-Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.I6 Continental nemoral pine-oak forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 43.6 Continental nemoral pine-oak forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 43.6 Continental nemoral pine-oak forests same
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