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Table 4 Vegetation structure related set of Csángó habitat terms, their meanings and English equivalents (literal translations of names are given in parentheses)

From: Multidimensionality and scale in a landscape ethnoecological partitioning of a mountainous landscape (Gyimes, Eastern Carpathians, Romania)

Csángó habitat names Meanings and English equivalents
erdőközt, fás közt 2 In the forest (among forest / among trees)
erdőszél, erdőszély 2 Forest edge (the same)
fa mellett, fa alja, fa töve 3 Under a tree, next to a tree trunk (at (under) tree)
gyéres erdő 1,2 Thinly grown or partly cleared forest (sparse forest)
tömör (gyakor) erdő 1,2 Dense forest (dense, frequent forest)
erdőközötti puszta 3 / lik 3 Clearings in the forest or a smaller opening in a forest (open place between forests / hole)
csoporterdő, erdőcsoport 2 Fragmented forest stands (forest group)
málnaveszes szélye 2 Edge of a clear cut (edge of a raspberry dangerous place)
bokros hely, bokrok közt, bozót 2 Bushy area, often diverse, mainly also small trees (bushy / thicket)
árnyékos hely 2,3 Shaded area (the same)
rét, mező, nyílt terület 1 Grassland in an open, relatively flat landscape (meadow / grass / open area)
pusztás hely, kopáros hely 2 Mountain top without forests, often not inhabited or large opening in a forest (bare place)
gyepes hely, füves, fű közt, pázsint, pástos hely 2 Area covered with grasses, often on a layer of gravel (grassy place, lawn)
bundzsák közt 3 Among mosses (the same)
kaszáló szély 2 Edge of a mountain hay meadow (the same)
  1. Superscripts indicate scale: 1macrohabitat; 2mesohabitat; 3microhabitat.