Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile Quercus dalechampii forests, limited to low hills of the Romanian Dobrogea, accompanied by Fraxinus excelsior ssp. excelsior, Fraxinus excelsior ssp. coriariifolia (Fraxinus coriariifolia), Fraxinus ornus, Tilia tomentosa, Carpinus orientalis in the tree layer, with Cornus mas in the shrub layer, and Paeonia peregrina and other sub-Mediterranean species, including Mercurialis ovata, Piptatherum virescens, Buglossoides purpurocaerulea (Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum), in the herb layer.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T196831

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 excelsior
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Paeonia peregrina
Flowering Plants Quercus dalechampii
Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Cornus mas Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Paeonia peregrina Flowering Plants
Quercus dalechampii Flowering Plants
Tilia tomentosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests same
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