Pontic Acer tataricum-Q. pedunculiflora steppe woods

English name: Pontic Acer tataricum-Q. pedunculiflora steppe woods

Description (English)

Subcontinental, xerophile-thermophile wooded steppe oak woods on leached chernozem soils of low hills and plains of southern and southeastern Romania and northeastern Bulgaria, with Quercus pedunculiflora, Acer tataricum, Pyrus pyraster in the tree layer, Crataegus monogyna, Ligustrum vulgare in the shrub layer and Vincetoxicum hirundinaria (Cynanchum vincetoxicum), Pulmonaria mollis, Thalictrum minus, Fragaria viridis, Teucrium chamaedrys, Viola hirta, Buglossoides purpurocaerulea (Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum) in the herb layer.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.7A1221
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 Acer tataricum
Flowering Plants Buglossoides purpurocaerulea
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Cynanchum vincetoxicum
Flowering Plants Fragaria viridis
Flowering Plants Ligustrum vulgare
Flowering Plants Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum
Flowering Plants Pulmonaria mollis
Flowering Plants Pyrus pyraster
Flowering Plants Quercus pedunculiflora
Flowering Plants Teucrium chamaedrys
Flowering Plants Thalictrum minus
Flowering Plants Vincetoxicum hirundinaria
Flowering Plants Viola hirta
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer tataricum Flowering Plants
Buglossoides purpurocaerulea Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Cynanchum vincetoxicum Flowering Plants
Fragaria viridis Flowering Plants
Ligustrum vulgare Flowering Plants
Lithospermum purpurocaeruleum Flowering Plants
Pulmonaria mollis Flowering Plants
Pyrus pyraster Flowering Plants
Quercus pedunculiflora Flowering Plants
Teucrium chamaedrys Flowering Plants
Thalictrum minus Flowering Plants
Vincetoxicum hirundinaria Flowering Plants
Viola hirta Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.7A221 Pontic Acer tataricum-Q. pedunculiflora steppe woods source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.7A1221 Pontic Acer tataricum-Q. pedunculiflora steppe woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.7A1221 Pontic Acer tataricum-Q. pedunculiflora steppe woods same
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