Helleno-Moesian Quercus virgiliana forests

English name: Helleno-Moesian Quercus virgiliana forests

Description (English)

Local Quercus virgiliana-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, the Thessalian mountains, in particular of the supra-Mediterranean Quercion frainetto level of northern and middle Greece (Macedonia, Thrace, Epiros, Thessaly, Central Greece) and of the "Querceta frainetti" component of the xerothermal oak belt of southern and southwestern Bulgaria.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.765
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 virgiliana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus virgiliana Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.765 Helleno-Moesian Quercus virgiliana forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.765 Helleno-Moesian Quercus virgiliana forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.765 Helleno-Moesian Quercus virgiliana forests same
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