Moesian Fagus-hornbeam-ostrya ravine forests

Description (English)

Forests of Fagus moesiaca, Fraxinus excelsior, Ostrya carpinifolia, and sometimes Carpinus betulus, Acer hyrcanum, Fraxinus ornus, of gorges and ravines of the hornbeam-durmast oak forest belt of the Balkan Range and the Rhodope mountains.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F6222

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer hyrcanum
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Fagus moesiaca
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Fraxinus ornus
Flowering Plants Ostrya carpinifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer hyrcanum Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Fagus moesiaca Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Fraxinus ornus Flowering Plants
Ostrya carpinifolia 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.A46212 Moesian beech-hornbeam-ostrya ravine forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A46212 Moesian beech-hornbeam-ostrya ravine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A46212 Moesian beech-hornbeam-ostrya ravine forests same
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