Illyrian riparian oak-hornbeam forests

Description (English)

Riverine forests of the Sava and Drava basins developed on the highest ground, dominated by Quercus robur and Carpinus betulus, with Ulmus minor, Fraxinus angustifolia, Alnus glutinosa, Acer campestre, Carex remota, Carex strigosa, Carex brizoides, often in large colonies that may dominate the herb layer.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-31313

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer campestre
Flowering Plants Alnus glutinosa
Flowering Plants Carex brizoides
Flowering Plants Carex remota
Flowering Plants Carex strigosa
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Fraxinus angustifolia
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Ulmus minor
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer campestre Flowering Plants
Alnus glutinosa Flowering Plants
Carex brizoides Flowering Plants
Carex remota Flowering Plants
Carex strigosa Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Fraxinus angustifolia Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Ulmus minor Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.22313 Illyrian riparian oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.22313 Illyrian riparian oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.22313 Illyrian riparian oak-hornbeam forests same
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