EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > G - Woodland, forest and other wooded land > G1 - Broadleaved deciduous woodland > G1.2 - Mixed riparian floodplain and gallery woodland

Mixed riparian floodplain and gallery woodland

English name: Mixed riparian floodplain and gallery woodland

Description (English)

Mixed riparian forests, sometimes structurally complex and species-rich, of floodplains and of galleries beside slow- and fast-flowing rivers of the nemoral, boreo-nemoral, steppe and submediterranean zones. Gallery woods with Acer, Fraxinus, Prunus or Ulmus, together with species listed for G1.1. Floodplain woodland characterized by mixtures of Alnus, Fraxinus, Populus, Quercus, Ulmus, Salix.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.2
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 23 Flood plain (alluvial and riverine) forests wider
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 A111 Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural overlap
National Vegetation Classification (UK) W6 Alnus glutinosa-Urtica dioica woodland not defined
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 6.1.4 Frênaie humide narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.2 Mixed riparian floodplain and gallery woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.2 Fluvial Fraxinus - Alnus and Quercus - Ulmus - Fraxinus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.2 Fluvial Fraxinus - Alnus and Quercus - Ulmus - Fraxinus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.2 Fluvial Fraxinus - Alnus and Quercus - Ulmus - Fraxinus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.2 Fluvial Fraxinus-Alnus and Quercus-Ulmus-Fraxinus woodland same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.4 Fluvial ash-alder and oak-elm-ash woodland same
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