Illyrian birch forests

Description (English)

Betula pendula-dominated woods of the basins of the Drava and Sava in Slovenia, Croatia, northern Bosnia-Herzegovina and of neighbouring regions, in part birch facies of the acidophilous Betula pendula-Quercus petraea forests of unit G1.8734, in part pioneer formations in forest clearings and other recolonisation areas.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-C115

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pendula 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) G1.9117 Illyrian birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.9117 Illyrian birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.9117 Illyrian birch woods same
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