Calcicolous rock-outcrop lime forests in the Cantabrian Mountains and the Western Pyrenees

Dominik Zukal & Idoia Biurrun
We present the first study of the forest vegetation dominated by Tilia platyphyllos growing on cal- careous rock outcrops in the northern part of the Iberian Peninsula. This vegetation is confined to steep rocky slopes of mainly northern aspect in limestone areas. Based on a dataset of 53 relevés recorded during the summer of 2019 and compared with so far described associations of the order Aceretalia pseudoplatani (118 relevés), we describe the new association Helictotricho...

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  • 2022

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  • University of the Basque Country
  • Masaryk University