Pre-Carpathian Fagus-sessile oak forests

Description (English)

Mesophile, acidophile Quercus petraea forests rich in Fagus sylvatica, widespread within the range of eastern and central greenweed-sessile oak acidophilous forests, in particular on high foothills of the eastern Carpathian system, mostly as transition communities to the beech-hornbeam forests, with a sparse herb layer that includes many mesophile species characteristic of the Fagetalia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-B713

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Quercus petraea 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) G1.8713 Pre-Carpathian beech-sessile oak forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.8713 Pre-Carpathian beech-sessile oak forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.8713 Pre-Carpathian beech-sessile oak forests same
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