Silver lime forests

Description (English)

Tilia tomentosa-dominated facies of mixed deciduous forests of southern Central Europe and the northern and middle part of the Balkan peninsula, mostly within the Quercion frainetto environment, but also locally developed in conjunction with eastern Carpinion betuli forests.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-9B41

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Tilia tomentosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.7C41 Silver lime woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.7C41 Silver lime woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.7C41 Silver lime woods same
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