Olympian Hellenic Fagus forests

Description (English)

Fagus sylvatica or Fagus sylvatica-Abies borisii-regis forests, characterized like those of unit G1.661 by their reduced medio-European character and high endemism, isolated, west of the main Pindian range of Hellenic beech forests, in mountains of the Chassia and Olympus groups, in particular in the Andichasia, Olympus and Pieria ranges.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-782

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies borisii-regis
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies borisii-regis Conifers
Fagus sylvatica 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) G1.6A2 Olympian Hellenic beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.6A2 Olympian Hellenic beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.6A2 Olympian Hellenic beech forests same
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