Southwestern Moesian subalpine Fagus forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile or acidophile, often open, forests of generally low Fagus sylvatica or Fagus moesiaca, with Acer pseudoplatanus, Acer platanoides and Acer heldreichii, sometimes with a small admixture of Abies alba or Picea abies, invaded by Adenostyletalia species, developed at the tree limit in the subalpine or upper montane level of the mountains of north eastern Greece.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-7712

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Flowering Plants Acer heldreichii
Flowering Plants Acer platanoides
Flowering Plants Acer pseudoplatanus
Flowering Plants Fagus moesiaca
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers
Acer heldreichii Flowering Plants
Acer platanoides Flowering Plants
Acer pseudoplatanus Flowering Plants
Fagus moesiaca Flowering Plants
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers

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) G1.6913 Southwestern Moesian subalpine beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.6913 Southwestern Moesian subalpine beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.6913 Southwestern Moesian subalpine beech forests same
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