Eastern Carpathian ravine forests

Description (English)

Forests of Fagus sylvatica, Acer pseudoplatanus, Fraxinus excelsior, Ulmus glabra accompanied by a cortège of hygrophile species, including Asplenium scolopendrium, Polystichum aculeatum, Polystichum lobatum, Aruncus dioicus, Lunaria rediviva, Moehringia muscosa, Moehringia pendula, Saxifraga rotundifolia ssp. heuffelii, on calcareous substrates of narrow humid valleys and steep slopes of the eastern Carpathians.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-F64

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer pseudoplatanus
Flowering Plants Aruncus dioicus
Ferns Asplenium scolopendrium
Flowering Plants Fagus sylvatica
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Lunaria rediviva
Flowering Plants Moehringia muscosa
Flowering Plants Moehringia pendula
Ferns Polystichum aculeatum
Ferns Polystichum lobatum
Flowering Plants Ulmus glabra
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer pseudoplatanus Flowering Plants
Aruncus dioicus Flowering Plants
Asplenium scolopendrium Ferns
Fagus sylvatica Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Lunaria rediviva Flowering Plants
Moehringia muscosa Flowering Plants
Moehringia pendula Flowering Plants
Polystichum aculeatum Ferns
Polystichum lobatum Ferns
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.A464 Eastern Carpathian ravine forests same level changed
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.A464 Eastern Carpathian ravine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.A464 Eastern Carpathian ravine forests same
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