Helleno-Moesian Quercus cerris forests

Description (English)

Extensive Quercus cerris-dominated forests of the hills and low mountain slopes of the mountains of north eastern Greece including the Pindus, the Moeso-Macedonian mountains, the Rhodope mountains, the Thessalian mountains, in particular of the supra-Mediterranean level of northern and middle Greece (Macedonia, Thrace, Epiros, Thessaly, Central Greece), of the xerothermal oak belt of southern and southwestern Bulgaria, of the F.Y.R. of Macedonia and of Albania.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-961

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Quercus cerris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Quercus cerris 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) G1.761 Helleno-Moesian Quercus cerris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.761 Helleno-Moesian Quercus cerris forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.761 Helleno-Moesian Quercus cerris forests same
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