Balkan ash-oak slope forests

English name: Balkan ash-oak slope forests

Description (English)

Thermophile forests dominated by Fraxinus excelsior, with Quercus dalechampii, Quercus cerris, Fraxinus ornus, of scree and rock slopes of the southern flank of the Balkan Range.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.A46231
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.A4)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Quercus cerris
Flowering Plants Quercus dalechampii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Quercus cerris Flowering Plants
Quercus dalechampii Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.46231 Balkan ash-oak slope forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A46231 Balkan ash-oak slope forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A46231 Balkan ash-oak slope forests same
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