Western Tilia forests

Description (English)

Rare Tilia-dominated stands of nemoral western and central Europe, within the range of Fagus sylvatica, often Tilia-dominated facies of lime-rich oak-hornbeam forests. They are distributed, in particular, in the Bohemian basin, in southern Scandinavia and in the British Isles.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-E41

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Fagus sylvatica 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.A51 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A51 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A51 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.A51 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.A51 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.A41 Western Tilia forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.G1 Western lime forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.G1 Western lime forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.G1 Western lime forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.G1   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.G1   same
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