Illyrian black pea sessile oak forests

Description (English)

Thermophilous, sub-Mediterranean Quercus petraea woods of the Carpinion illyricum zone of the Drava and Sava basin, occupying sunny steep slopes, with Quercus cerris, Fraxinus ornus, Sorbus aria and a cortège of the Ostryo-Carpinion that includes Lathyrus niger, Melitis melissophyllum, Serratula tinctoria, together with Carex flacca, Galium sylvaticum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-9432

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carex flacca
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Galium sylvaticum
Flowering Plants Lathyrus niger
Flowering Plants Quercus cerris
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Flowering Plants Serratula tinctoria
Flowering Plants Sorbus aria
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carex flacca Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Galium sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Lathyrus niger Flowering Plants
Quercus cerris Flowering Plants
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants
Serratula tinctoria Flowering Plants
Sorbus aria 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) G1.7432 Illyrian black pea sessile oak woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.7432 Illyrian black pea sessile oak woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.7432 Illyrian black pea sessile oak woods same
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