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How to cite

When using these data, please cite the relevant data sources. A suggested citation is included in the following, exemplified for the information about Abies alba (please, adapt it to the taxon of interest):
  • Various authors, (exp. 2017). Abies alba in Europe: an outline on distribution, habitat, importance and threats. In: Online European Atlas of Forest Tree Species. FISE Comm. Publications Office of the European Union. pp. e01493b+. (Under review: please, check the current status at: https://w3id.org/mtv/FISE-Comm/v01/e01493b)
  • de Rigo, D., Caudullo, G., Houston Durrant, T., San-Miguel-Ayanz, J., 2016. The European Atlas of Forest Tree Species: modelling, data and information on forest tree species. In: San-Miguel-Ayanz, J., de Rigo, D., Caudullo, G., Houston Durrant, T., Mauri, A. (Eds.), European Atlas of Forest Tree Species. Publ. Off. EU, Luxembourg, pp. e01aa69+. https://w3id.org/mtv/FISE-Comm/v01/e01aa69
  • Caudullo, G., Welk, E., San-Miguel-Ayanz, J., 2017. Chorological maps for the main European woody species. Data in Brief 12, 662-666. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2017.05.007
 

Forest tree taxa: meta-information and data

RPP: Relative Probability of Presence
MHS: Maximum Habitat Suitability
CHO: Chorological maps
 
Botanical name
Common name
Chapter
RPP information
MHS information
CHO information
Abies alba
Silver fir
 
-
-
Abies spp.
Circum-Mediterranean firs
-
 
 
└─ Abies borisii-regis
Bulgarian fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies cephalonica
Greek fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies cilicica
Cilician fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies nebrodensis
Sicilian fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies nordmanniana
Nordmann fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies numidica
Algerian fir
 
 
 
└─ Abies pinsapo
Spanish fir
 
 
 
 
Acer campestre
Field maple
-
-
Acer platanoides
Norway maple
 
-
Acer pseudoplatanus
Sycamore maple
-
-
Aesculus hippocastanum
European horse-chestnut
 
 
Ailanthus altissima
Tree of heaven
 
 
 
Alnus cordata
Italian alder
 
 
Alnus glutinosa
Common alder
-
-
Alnus incana
Grey alder
-
-
Alnus viridis
Green alder
 
 
Arbutus unedo
Strawberry tree
 
 
 
Betula spp.
Birches
-
-
 
└─ Betula pendula
Silver birch
 
 
 
└─ Betula pubescens
Downy birch
 
 
 
 
Carpinus betulus
Common hornbeam
-
-
Carpinus orientalis
Oriental hornbeam
 
 
Castanea sativa
Sweet chestnut
-
-
Celtis australis
Nettle tree
 
 
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Lawson cypress
 
 
 
Cornus mas
Cornelian cherry
 
 
Cornus sanguinea
Common dogwood
 
 
Corylus avellana
Common hazel
-
-
Cupressus sempervirens
Mediterranean cypress
 
 
Eucalyptus globulus
Tasmanian blue gum
 
 
 
Euonymus europaeus
Spindle tree
 
 
Fagus sylvatica
European beech
-
-
Frangula alnus
Alder buckthorn
 
 
Fraxinus angustifolia
Narrow-leaved ash
 
 
Fraxinus excelsior
Common ash
-
-
Fraxinus ornus
Manna ash
-
-
Ilex aquifolium
European holly
 
 
Juglans regia
Common walnut
 
 
 
Juniperus communis
Common juniper
 
 
Juniperus oxycedrus
Prickly juniper
 
 
Juniperus phoenicea
Phoenician juniper
 
 
Juniperus thurifera
Spanish juniper
 
 
Larix decidua
European larch
-
-
Olea europaea
Olive
 
 
Ostrya carpinifolia
European hop-hornbeam
 
-
Picea abies
Norway spruce
-
 
Picea omorika
Serbian spruce
 
 
Picea sitchensis
Sitka Spruce
-
 
 
Pinus cembra
Arolla pine
-
 
Pinus halepensis and P. brutia
Aleppo and Turkish pine
 
└─ Pinus halepensis
Aleppo pine
 
-
-
└─ Pinus brutia
Turkish pine
 
 
 
 
Pinus mugo
Dwarf mountain pine
-
 
Pinus nigra
Black pine
-
 
Pinus pinaster
Maritime pine
-
 
Pinus pinea
Stone pine
-
 
Pinus sylvestris
Scots pine
-
-
Populus alba
White poplar
 
 
Populus nigra
Black poplar
-
 
Populus tremula
Eurasian aspen
-
-
Prunus avium
Wild cherry
-
-
Prunus cerasifera
Cherry plum
 
 
 
Prunus mahaleb
Mahaleb cherry
 
 
 
Prunus padus
Bird cherry
 
 
Prunus spinosa
Blackthorn
 
 
Pseudotsuga menziesii
Douglas fir
-
 
 
Quercus cerris
Turkey oak
-
-
Quercus coccifera
Kermes oak
 
 
 
Quercus frainetto
Hungarian oak
-
 
Quercus ilex
Holm oak
-
 
Quercus palustris
Pin oak
 
 
 
Quercus pubescens
Downy oak
-
-
Quercus pyrenaica
Pyrenean oak
-
 
Quercus robur and Q. petraea
Pedunculate and sessile oak
 
└─ Quercus robur
Pedunculate oak
 
-
-
└─ Quercus petraea
Sessile oak
 
-
 
 
Quercus suber
Cork oak
-
 
Quercus trojana
Macedonian oak
 
 
 
Robinia pseudoacacia
Black locust
-
-
 
Salix alba
White willow
 
 
Salix caprea
Goat willow
-
-
Sambucus nigra
Black elderberry
 
 
Sorbus aria
Common whitebeam
 
-
Sorbus aucuparia
Rowan
-
-
Sorbus domestica
Service tree
 
 
Sorbus torminalis
Wild service tree
 
-
Tamarix spp.
Tamarisks
 
 
 
Taxus baccata
European yew
 
 
Tilia spp.
Limes
-
 
 
└─ Tilia cordata
Small-leaved lime
 
 
 
└─ Tilia platyphyllos
Large-leaved lime
 
 
 
└─ Tilia tomentosa
Silver lime
 
 
 
 
Ulmus spp.
Elms
 
 
 
└─ Ulmus glabra
Wych elm
 
 
 
└─ Ulmus laevis
European white elm
 
 
 
└─ Ulmus minor
Field elm