Sub-Atlantic xerophile Anthericum oak-hornbeam forests

English name: Sub-Atlantic xerophile Anthericum oak-hornbeam forests

Description (English)

Low, open forests and woods characteristic of steeep, sunny slopes on slightly calcareous schists in the Ardenne-Eifel periphery, with Quercus petraea (dominant), Carpinus betulus, Quercus robur, Sorbus torminalis, Sorbus aria, Pyrus pyraster, Malus sylvestris, Prunus avium, Amelanchier ovalis, Stellaria holostea, Anemone sylvestris, Silene nutans, Silene inflata, Campanula persicifolia, Anthericum liliago, Melica nutans, Carex montana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.A172
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.A1)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Amelanchier ovalis
Flowering Plants Anemone sylvestris
Flowering Plants Anthericum liliago
Flowering Plants Campanula persicifolia
Flowering Plants Carex montana
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Malus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Melica nutans
Flowering Plants Prunus avium
Flowering Plants Pyrus pyraster
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Silene inflata
Flowering Plants Silene nutans
Flowering Plants Sorbus aria
Flowering Plants Sorbus torminalis
Flowering Plants Stellaria holostea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Amelanchier ovalis Flowering Plants
Anemone sylvestris Flowering Plants
Anthericum liliago Flowering Plants
Campanula persicifolia Flowering Plants
Carex montana Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Malus sylvestris Flowering Plants
Melica nutans Flowering Plants
Prunus avium Flowering Plants
Pyrus pyraster Flowering Plants
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Silene inflata Flowering Plants
Silene nutans Flowering Plants
Sorbus aria Flowering Plants
Sorbus torminalis Flowering Plants
Stellaria holostea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.272 Sub-Atlantic xerophile Anthericum oak-hornbeam forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A172 Sub-Atlantic xerophile Anthericum oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A172 Sub-Atlantic xerophile Anthericum oak-hornbeam forests same
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