Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis

Description (English)

Shrub formations intermediate between Mediterranean maquis and schibljak (Southeastern sub-Mediterranean deciduous thickets), resulting from the degradation of the Ostryo-Carpinion of the Helleno-Balkanic peninsula, distributed in particular in northern Greece, in the Maritsa, Tundja, Mesta, Struma and Vardar valleys of Bulgaria and the North Macedonia, in the Lake Ohrid basin of Albania, along the Black Sea coasts of Bulgaria, and in the eastern Adriatic hills of Albania, Yugoslavia and Croatia, with a mixture of evergreen and deciduous bushes including Quercus coccifera, Juniperus oxycedrus, Juniperus excelsa, Quercus trojana, Carpinus orientalis, Ostrya carpinifolia, Pistacia terebinthus, Pistacia atlantica, Berberis cretica, Paliurus spina-christi, Pyrus spinosa, Buxus sempervirens, Phillyrea media, Prunus spinosa, Prunus lusitanica, Laurus nobilis, Ligustrum vulgare, Jasminum fruticans, Crataegus monogyna, Crataegus pycnoloba, Pyracantha coccinea, Rosa sempervirens, Rubus ulmifolius.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S521

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

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Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F5.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F5.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F5.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F5.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F5.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F2.31 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 F2.71 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 32.71 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 32.71 Helleno-Balkanic pseudomaquis same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 32.71   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 32.71   same
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