Moesian Paeonia peregrina - white oak forests

Description (English)

Meso-xerophile, neutrophile Quercus pubescens woods of the limestone plateaux of the Romanian Dobrogea, of the Bulgarian Dobrudja and associated plateaux, of the Sredna Gora of central Bulgaria, accompanied by Fraxinus ornus, Carpinus orientalis, with Cornus mas in the shrub layer, and an herb layer rich in Paeonia peregrina, Ornithogalum fimbriatum, Mercurialis ovata, Myrrhoides nodosa, Buglossoides purpurocaerulea (Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T193723

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carpinus orientalis
Flowering Plants Cornus mas
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Quercus pubescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Cornus mas Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Quercus pubescens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.73723 Moesian Paeonia peregrina-white oak woods same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.73723 Moesian Paeonia peregrina-white oak woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.73723 Moesian Paeonia peregrina-white oak woods same
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