Illyrian Helleborus odorus beech forests

English name: Illyrian Helleborus odorus beech forests

Description (English)

Thermophilous Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests of the northern Dinarides and pre-Dinarides and of the southern mid-Pannonic or sub-Pannonic hills, north to the Hungarian Mecsek and Tolna hills, with Tilia tomentosa, Fraxinus ornus and Carpinus betulus in the canopy, Helleborus odorus, Tamus communis, Chaerophyllum aureum, Ruscus hypoglossum, Ruscus aculeatus, Potentilla micrantha in the herb layer.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.6C322
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.6)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Chaerophyllum aureum
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Helleborus odorus
Flowering Plants Potentilla micrantha
Flowering Plants Ruscus aculeatus
Flowering Plants Ruscus hypoglossum
Flowering Plants Tamus communis
Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Chaerophyllum aureum Flowering Plants
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Helleborus odorus Flowering Plants
Potentilla micrantha Flowering Plants
Ruscus aculeatus Flowering Plants
Ruscus hypoglossum Flowering Plants
Tamus communis Flowering Plants
Tilia tomentosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.1C322 Illyrian Helleborus odorus beech forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.6C322 Illyrian Helleborus odorus beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.6C322 Illyrian Helleborus odorus beech forests same
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