PLANT COMMUNITIES OF JUNIPERO-PINETALIA MUGO BOŞCAIU 1971 ORDER IN THE CĂPĂŢÂNII MOUNTAINS PUBLISHEDMariana Niculescu, Alma L. Nicolin, Ilinca Imbrea
The territory under research is located in the Căpăţânii Mountains, part of the Southern Carpathians. From the geo-morphological point of view, this area comprises two distinct units: the mountainous area, pertaining to the Capăţânii Mountains and the Horezu SubCarpathian Depression, which is part of the SubCarpathian region of Oltenia. In this paper, we present 4 plant associations, within JUNIPERO-PINETALIA MUGO Boşcaiu 1971 Order because the human impact in this type of habitat are very increased and their generally conservation value is important: 1. Rhododendro myrtifolii - Pinetum mugo Borza 1959 em. Coldea 1985, 2. Campanulo abietinae - JuniperetumSimon 1966, 3. Campanulo abietinae - Vaccinietum (Buia et al. 1962) Boşcaiu 1971, 4. Junipero - Bruckenthalietum spiculifoliae Horv 1936.
plant association; class; ecology; chorology; floristic composition; phytosociological relevées; mountains