Thracian Quercus pedunculiflora forests

Description (English)

Mesophile Quercus pedunculiflora forests of the northern Thracian plain developed on moist nutrient-rich soils, with Acer tataricum, Ligustrum vulgare, Crataegus monogyna, Cotinus coggygria, Brachypodium sylvaticum, Physospermum cornubiense, Lathyrus niger, Lychnis coronaria. They have been submitted to intensive clearing and are now represented only by very fragmentary stands or single trees in a very resricted area.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-96A3

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer tataricum
Flowering Plants Brachypodium sylvaticum
Flowering Plants Cotinus coggygria
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Lathyrus niger
Flowering Plants Ligustrum vulgare
Flowering Plants Lychnis coronaria
Flowering Plants Physospermum cornubiense
Flowering Plants Quercus pedunculiflora
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer tataricum Flowering Plants
Brachypodium sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Cotinus coggygria Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Lathyrus niger Flowering Plants
Ligustrum vulgare Flowering Plants
Lychnis coronaria Flowering Plants
Physospermum cornubiense Flowering Plants
Quercus pedunculiflora 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) G1.76A3 Thracian Quercus pedunculiflora forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.76A3 Thracian Quercus pedunculiflora forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.76A3 Thracian Quercus pedunculiflora forests same
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