Sub-Pannonic mixed whitebeam-lime forests

Description (English)

Very rare forests of Tilia platyphyllos of very steep ravine slopes of higher montane levels of the Northern Hungarian Range, developed in the absence of the Carpathian Picea abies subalpine belt, with an understorey comprising numerous locally rare, relict species, including Viola biflora, Valeriana tripteris, Cimicifuga europaea (Cimicifuga foetida), and the endemic Sorbus austriaca ssp. hazslinszkyana (Sorbus hazslinszkyana).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F542

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Picea abies
Flowering Plants Cimicifuga europaea
Flowering Plants Cimicifuga foetida
Flowering Plants Tilia platyphyllos
Flowering Plants Valeriana tripteris
Flowering Plants Viola biflora
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Picea abies Conifers
Cimicifuga europaea Flowering Plants
Cimicifuga foetida Flowering Plants
Tilia platyphyllos Flowering Plants
Valeriana tripteris Flowering Plants
Viola biflora 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.A4542 Sub-Pannonic mixed whitebeam-lime forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A4542 Sub-Pannonic mixed whitebeam-lime forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A4542 Sub-Pannonic mixed whitebeam-lime forests same
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