Helleno-Moesian Quercus petraea forests

English name: Helleno-Moesian Quercus petraea forests

Description (English)

Rare Quercus petraea-dominated forests of the hills and low mountain slopes of the mountains of north eastern Greece including the Pindus, the Moeso-Macedonian and Rhodope mountains, in particular of the supra-Mediterranean level of northern and middle Greece and of the hornbeam-durmast oak belt of southern and southwestern Bulgaria, the F.Y.R. of Macedonia and Albania.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.7641
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.7)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.7641 Helleno-Moesian Quercus petraea forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.7641 Helleno-Moesian Quercus petraea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.7641 Helleno-Moesian Quercus petraea forests same
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