Western Cantabrian acidophilous oak forests

English name: Western Cantabrian acidophilous oak forests

Description (English)

Galicio-Asturian collinar to montane Quercus robur forests, richer in western Iberian species such as Linaria triornitophora, Omphalodes nitida, Saxifraga spathularis, than the forests of unit G1.8621.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.8622
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.8)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Omphalodes nitida
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Saxifraga spathularis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Omphalodes nitida Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Saxifraga spathularis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.5622 Western Cantabrian acidophilous oak forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.8622 Western Cantabrian acidophilous oak forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.8622 Western Cantabrian acidophilous oak forests same
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