EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T1 - Broadleaved deciduous forest > T1-F - Ravine forest > T1-F4 - Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests

Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests

Description (English)

Mixed forests of Ulmus glabra, Acer campestre, Acer opalus, Fraxinus excelsior, Fagus sylvatica, Quercus petraea, Quercus robur, Tilia cordata, Tilia platyphyllos, Sorbus aria, Sorbus mougeotii, Alnus glutinosa, Pinus sylvestris, Hedera helix, with an understorey comprising numerous shrubs, such as Corylus avellana and Crataegus monogyna, and a rich and luxuriant herb layer including numerous ferns, characteristic of the bottom colluvions of steep, shaded valleys, canyons and gorges of the collinar to montane levels of the Pyrenean and Cantabrian ranges.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F4

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer campestre
Flowering Plants Acer opalus
Flowering Plants Alnus glutinosa
Flowering Plants Corylus avellana
Flowering Plants Crataegus monogyna
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Hedera helix
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Sorbus aria
Flowering Plants Sorbus mougeotii
Flowering Plants Tilia cordata
Flowering Plants Tilia platyphyllos
Flowering Plants Ulmus glabra
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer campestre Flowering Plants
Acer opalus Flowering Plants
Alnus glutinosa Flowering Plants
Corylus avellana Flowering Plants
Crataegus monogyna Flowering Plants
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Hedera helix Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Sorbus aria Flowering Plants
Sorbus mougeotii Flowering Plants
Tilia cordata Flowering Plants
Tilia platyphyllos Flowering Plants
Ulmus glabra 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.A44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.A44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.A44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus - Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.B34 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed Ulmus-Quercus forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.H14 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed elm-oak forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed elm-oak forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.44 Pyreneo-Cantabrian mixed elm-oak forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.44   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.44   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 41.44   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 41.44   same
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