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Since none of the investigated phytocenoses is a climax community due to its characteristics, the most stable phytocenoses were chosen as a terminal stage community, according to V.
Abbreviations: Afs, Abandoned farmland stage; Hs, herbaceous community stage; Ss, shrub community stage; Pas, pioneering arbour community stage; Mfs, mixed forest community stage; Cs, climax community stage.
The typical climax community was Neolitsea chuii community, dominated by Neolitsea, Lithocarpus, Castanopsis, and Schima.
Another factor is the suppression of fire in this region since European settlement that may have kept many forests from reaching a climax community (Abrams 1992; McClain 1993).
Although the climax community corresponds to Quercus pyrenaica Willd.