Balkan Range thermophile Fagus forests

Description (English)

Fagus moesiaca forests of the Balkan Range, mostly developed on warm slopes or shallow soils in which the beech is accompanied by thermophilous trees or shrubs, often of Illyrian origin, such as Corylus colurna, Acer hyrcanum, Fraxinus ornus, Ostrya carpinifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T17733

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.6934 Balkan Range thermophile beech forests same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.6934 Balkan Range thermophile beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.6934 Balkan Range thermophile beech forests same
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