Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests

English name: Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile Quercus dalechampii forests, limited to low hills of the Romanian Dobrogea, accompanied by Fraxinus excelsior ssp. excelsior, Fraxinus excelsior ssp. coriariifolia (Fraxinus coriariifolia), Fraxinus ornus, Tilia tomentosa, Carpinus orientalis in the tree layer, with Cornus mas in the shrub layer, and Paeonia peregrina and other sub-Mediterranean species, including Mercurialis ovata, Piptatherum virescens, Buglossoides purpurocaerulea (Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum), in the herb layer.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.76831
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 Buglossoides purpurocaerulea
Flowering Plants Carpinus orientalis
Flowering Plants Cornus mas
Flowering Plants Fraxinus coriariifolia
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum
Flowering Plants Mercurialis ovata
Flowering Plants Paeonia peregrina
Flowering Plants Piptatherum virescens
Flowering Plants Quercus dalechampii
Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Buglossoides purpurocaerulea Flowering Plants
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Cornus mas Flowering Plants
Fraxinus coriariifolia Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum Flowering Plants
Mercurialis ovata Flowering Plants
Paeonia peregrina Flowering Plants
Piptatherum virescens Flowering Plants
Quercus dalechampii Flowering Plants
Tilia tomentosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.76831 Dobrogean paeonia sessile oak forests same
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