South Carpathian Corylus colurna Fagus forests

Description (English)

Neutrophile low montane Fagus moesiaca forests with Corylus colurna and a cortège of southern species, including Primula columnae, Fraxinus ornus, Lathyrus venetus, Knautia drymeia, Ruscus hypoglossum, occupying small surfaces in a few localities of the southwestern Carpathians, south to the Rtanj range of eastern Serbia; they are related to Moesian formations of unit G1.69, in particular unit G1.6934.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-7B42

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Corylus colurna
Flowering Plants Fagus moesiaca
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Knautia drymeia
Flowering Plants Lathyrus venetus
Flowering Plants Primula columnae
Flowering Plants Ruscus hypoglossum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Corylus colurna Flowering Plants
Fagus moesiaca Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Knautia drymeia Flowering Plants
Lathyrus venetus Flowering Plants
Primula columnae Flowering Plants
Ruscus hypoglossum 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) G1.6D52 South Carpathian Corylus colurna beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.6D52 South Carpathian Corylus colurna beech forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.6D52 South Carpathian Corylus colurna beech forests same
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