Sub-humid oro-Cantabrian beech forests

Description (English)

Neutrophilous beech forests of the subhumid montane areas of the Cantabrian mountains and, locally, of the Northern Iberian Range, with Carex sylvatica, Galium odoratum, Lathyrus occidentalis, Melica uniflora, Mercurialis perennis, Paris quadrifolia, Scilla lilio-hyacinthus.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-723

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex sylvatica
Flowering Plants Galium odoratum
Flowering Plants Melica uniflora
Flowering Plants Mercurialis perennis
Flowering Plants Paris quadrifolia
Flowering Plants Scilla lilio-hyacinthus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex sylvatica Flowering Plants
Galium odoratum Flowering Plants
Melica uniflora Flowering Plants
Mercurialis perennis Flowering Plants
Paris quadrifolia Flowering Plants
Scilla lilio-hyacinthus 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) G1.643 Sub-humid oro-Cantabrian beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.643 Sub-humid oro-Cantabrian beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.643 Sub-humid oro-Cantabrian beech forests same
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