Boreal and boreonemoral Alnus woods

English name: Boreal and boreonemoral alder woods

Description (English)

Non-riparian, non-marshy formations of the boreal zone of the Palaearctic region dominated by Alnus glutinosa or Alnus incana.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.B3
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 41.C3 Boreal alder woods source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment ? Not found in FTBA classification not defined
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 2.2.4.2 Alder shore forest n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 2.2.4.1 Grey alder forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.B3 Boreal and boreonemoral Alnus woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.B3 Boreal and boreonemoral Alnus woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.B3 Boreal and boreonemoral Alnus woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.B3 Boreal Alnus woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.923 Boreal Alnus woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.D13 Boreal alder woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.C3 Boreal alder woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.C3 Boreal alder woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.C3   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.C3   same
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