Pelagonid horse-chestnut ravine forests

Description (English)

Forests of Aesculus hippocastanum, Fagus moesiaca, Juglans regia, Tilia tomentosa, Carpinus betulus, with a field layer of medio-European affinities, forming in rare localities in narrow, humid and warm valleys and gorges of the montane or high montane levels of the mountains of Albania and the northwestern part of the F.Y.R. of Macedonia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F6232

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Aesculus hippocastanum
Flowering Plants Carpinus betulus
Flowering Plants Fagus moesiaca
Flowering Plants Juglans regia
Flowering Plants Tilia tomentosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Aesculus hippocastanum Flowering Plants
Carpinus betulus Flowering Plants
Fagus moesiaca Flowering Plants
Juglans regia Flowering Plants
Tilia tomentosa 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.A46222 Pelagonid horse-chestnut ravine forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A46222 Pelagonid horse-chestnut ravine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A46222 Pelagonid horse-chestnut ravine forests same
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