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EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > F - Heathland, scrub and tundra > FA - Hedgerows > FA.4 - Species-poor hedgerows of native species

Species-poor hedgerows of native species

English name: Species-poor hedgerows of native species

Description (English)

Hedgerows composed mainly of native species, not neatly clipped or obviously planted as a hedge, with on average less than five woody species per 25 m length, excluding undershrubs such as Rubus fruticosus or climbers such as Clematis vitalba or Hedera helix.

Quick facts

  • EUNIS habitat type (code FA.4)

Vegetation types

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Relationships with other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 2.3.1. Pastures not defined
BEAR Forest Types for Biodiversity Assessment 26 Hedgerow wider
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 J222 Boundaries: defunct hedge, species-poor not defined
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 J212 Boundaries: intact hedges, species-poor overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 5.3 Formations buissonnantes (manteau, fourr├ęs, haies) wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 FA.4 Species-poor hedgerows of native species same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 FA.4 Species-poor hedgerows of native species same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 FA.4 Species-poor hedgerows of native species same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 FA.4 Species-poor hedgerows of native species same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 F8.4 Species-poor hedgerows same
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