Baetic Quercus faginea forests

English name: Baetic Quercus faginea forests

Description (English)

Southern forests of the sub-humid to humid supra-Mediterranean level of calcareous Baetic ranges, limited to a few enclaves in the Serrania de Ronda and the ranges of the upper Guadalquivir basin, dominated by Quercus faginea associated with Acer granatense, Acer monspessulanum, Sorbus aria, Sorbus torminalis, Taxus baccata and sometimes Quercus pyrenaica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.7714
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

Conifers Taxus baccata
Flowering Plants Acer granatense
Flowering Plants Acer monspessulanum
Flowering Plants Quercus faginea
Flowering Plants Quercus pyrenaica
Flowering Plants Sorbus aria
Flowering Plants Sorbus torminalis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Taxus baccata Conifers
Acer granatense Flowering Plants
Acer monspessulanum Flowering Plants
Quercus faginea Flowering Plants
Quercus pyrenaica Flowering Plants
Sorbus aria Flowering Plants
Sorbus torminalis Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.7714 Baetic Quercus faginea forests source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.7714 Baetic Quercus faginea forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.7714 Baetic Quercus faginea forests same
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