Ostrya carpinifolia


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Noun1.Ostrya carpinifolia - medium-sized hop hornbeam of southern Europe and Asia Minor
genus Ostrya, Ostrya - deciduous monoecious trees of Europe and Asia and America; sometimes placed in subfamily or family Carpinaceae
hop hornbeam - any of several trees resembling hornbeams with fruiting clusters resembling hops
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Most of the study area (67%) is covered by deciduous woodlands, mainly composed by Quercus cerris, Castanea sativa, Ostrya carpinifolia, Carpinus betulus, Fraxinus ornus and Robinia pseudoacacia.
This vegetation is gradually replaced by deciduous shrublands at higher altitudes (700-900 m asl), mainly composed by Carpinus orientalis, Fraxinus ornus, Acer monspessulanum, Ligustrum vulgare, Lonicera etrusca, Cornus mas and Ostrya carpinifolia, although this sub-mediterranean vegetation is probably a result of human impact, overgrazing and forest fires (Tsiftsis & al.
In Syria, it occurs at Slenfch (Lattakia) and forms mixed forests with Ostrya carpinifolia, Carpinus orientalis, Sorbus torminalis, Fraxinus ornus and Cerasus mahleb (Browicz, 1982).
hornbeam Ostrya carpinifolia, chestnut Castanea sativa, ash Fraxinus ornus and maple Acer sp.