Pannonian karst white oak low forests

Description (English)

Low woods of Fraxinus ornus and Quercus pubescens on steep southern slopes of calcareous hills of Hungary, southern Moravia, northeastern Austria and southern Slovakia, with a well-developed shrub layer comprising Cotinus coggygria, Coronilla emerus ssp. emeroides, Euonymus verrucosus and an understorey including Geranium sanguineum, Iris graminea, Euphorbia polychroma, Polygonatum odoratum, Carex humilis, Brachypodium pinnatum, Tamus communis, Anthericum ramosum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-93742

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Anthericum ramosum
Flowering Plants Brachypodium pinnatum
Flowering Plants Carex humilis
Flowering Plants Cotinus coggygria
Flowering Plants Euonymus verrucosus
Flowering Plants Euphorbia polychroma
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Geranium sanguineum
Flowering Plants Iris graminea
Flowering Plants Polygonatum odoratum
Flowering Plants Quercus pubescens
Flowering Plants Tamus communis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Anthericum ramosum Flowering Plants
Brachypodium pinnatum Flowering Plants
Carex humilis Flowering Plants
Cotinus coggygria Flowering Plants
Euonymus verrucosus Flowering Plants
Euphorbia polychroma Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Geranium sanguineum Flowering Plants
Iris graminea Flowering Plants
Polygonatum odoratum Flowering Plants
Quercus pubescens Flowering Plants
Tamus communis 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) G1.73742 Pannonian karst white oak low woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.73742 Pannonian karst white oak low woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.73742 Pannonian karst white oak low woods same
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