Dobrogean sessile oak-lime-oriental hornbeam-ash forests

Description (English)

Xero-mesophile, neutrophile Quercus dalechampii and Quercus polycarpa forests of the northern Dobrogean plateaux, with Tilia tomentosa, Carpinus orientalis, Carpinus betulus, Fraxinus excelsior, Fraxinus coriariifolia, Fraxinus ornus, accompanied by numerous sub-Mediterranean species including Nectaroscordum dioscoridis, Lychnis coronaria, Digitalis lanata, Myrrhoides nodosa, Mercurialis ovata, Piptatherum virescens, and a few Fagetalia species, such as Zerna benekenii, Pulmonaria obscura, Cardamine bulbifera.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-96832

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Cardamine bulbifera
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Carpinus orientalis
Flowering Plants Digitalis lanata
Flowering Plants Fraxinus coriariifolia
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Lychnis coronaria
Flowering Plants Mercurialis ovata
Flowering Plants Myrrhoides nodosa
Flowering Plants Nectaroscordum dioscoridis
Flowering Plants Piptatherum virescens
Flowering Plants Pulmonaria obscura
Flowering Plants Quercus dalechampii
Flowering Plants Quercus polycarpa
Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Flowering Plants Zerna benekenii
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Cardamine bulbifera Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Carpinus orientalis Flowering Plants
Digitalis lanata Flowering Plants
Fraxinus coriariifolia Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Lychnis coronaria Flowering Plants
Mercurialis ovata Flowering Plants
Myrrhoides nodosa Flowering Plants
Nectaroscordum dioscoridis Flowering Plants
Piptatherum virescens Flowering Plants
Pulmonaria obscura Flowering Plants
Quercus dalechampii Flowering Plants
Quercus polycarpa Flowering Plants
Tilia tomentosa Flowering Plants
Zerna benekenii 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) G1.76832 Dobrogean sessile oak-lime-oriental hornbeam-ash forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.76832 Dobrogean sessile oak-lime-oriental hornbeam-ash forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.76832 Dobrogean sessile oak-lime-oriental hornbeam-ash forests same
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