Dacian Melampyrum biharense oak-hornbeam forests

Description (English)

Forests of Quercus robur and Carpinus betulus of the Transylvanian plateau and the eastern sub-Pannonic hills of Crisana, developed on basicline deep brown soils of depressions and gentle slopes, under a weakly sub-Atlantic climate, with a species-rich herb layer formed by Carpinion betuli species, including Melampyrum bihariense, Helleborus purpurascens, Lathyrus transsilvanicus, Aposeris foetida, Hepatica transsilvanica, Aconitum moldavicum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-E1C11

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Aconitum moldavicum
Flowering Plants Aposeris foetida
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Helleborus purpurascens
Flowering Plants Hepatica transsilvanica
Flowering Plants Lathyrus transsilvanicus
Flowering Plants Melampyrum bihariense
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Aconitum moldavicum Flowering Plants
Aposeris foetida Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Helleborus purpurascens Flowering Plants
Hepatica transsilvanica Flowering Plants
Lathyrus transsilvanicus Flowering Plants
Melampyrum bihariense Flowering Plants
Quercus robur 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.A1C11 Dacian Melampyrum biharense oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A1C11 Dacian Melampyrum biharense oak-hornbeam forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A1C11 Dacian Melampyrum biharense oak-hornbeam forests same
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