Honesty ash-sycamore ravine forests

Description (English)

Forests of Fraxinus excelsior, Acer pseudoplatanus, Acer platanoides, Ulmus glabra, Tilia platyphyllos, Fagus sylvatica, on unstable screes, richer in fine soil than those that support the forests of unit G1.A4111, in ravines, at higher altitudes, on steep slopes of the collinar to montane, but mostly submontane, level of the Vosges, the mid-German and Bohemian Quadrangle Hercynian ranges, the Jura, the northern pre-Alps, the northern Carpathians, the sub-Pannonic Matra and Bükk ranges, with Anthriscus nitidus, Campanula latifolia, Hesperis matronalis ssp. matronalis, Lunaria rediviva, Lamiastrum galeobdolon ssp. montanum, Mercurialis perennis, Impatiens noli-tangere, Urtica dioica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F112

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer platanoides
Flowering Plants Acer pseudoplatanus
Flowering Plants Campanula latifolia
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Impatiens noli-tangere
Flowering Plants Lunaria rediviva
Flowering Plants Mercurialis perennis
Flowering Plants Tilia platyphyllos
Flowering Plants Ulmus glabra
Flowering Plants Urtica dioica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer platanoides Flowering Plants
Acer pseudoplatanus Flowering Plants
Campanula latifolia Flowering Plants
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Impatiens noli-tangere Flowering Plants
Lunaria rediviva Flowering Plants
Mercurialis perennis Flowering Plants
Tilia platyphyllos Flowering Plants
Ulmus glabra Flowering Plants
Urtica dioica 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.A4112 Honesty ash-sycamore ravine forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A4112 Honesty ash-sycamore ravine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A4112 Honesty ash-sycamore ravine forests same
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