EUNIS habitat classification 2012 > G - Woodland, forest and other wooded land > G1 - Broadleaved deciduous woodland > G1.9 - Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula or Sorbus aucuparia

Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula or Sorbus aucuparia

English name: Non-riverine woodland with birch, aspen or rowan

Description (English)

Forests or woods dominated by Betula, Populus tremula or Sorbus aucuparia. Excludes swamp woods (G1.4), woods on wet peat (G1.5) and riparian woods (G1.1).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.9
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Definition Other names Reference
Rhododendro caucasici-Betulion litwinowii Onipchenko 2002 Caucasian elfin birch forests Sorbo-Betulion litwinowii Onipchenko 2002 Schaminee et al, 2012
Trollio europaei-Pinion sylvestris Fedorov ex Ermakov et al. 2000 Birch-pine open herb-rich forests on mesic soils of South Urals Schaminee et al, 2012
Veronico teucrii-Pinion sylvestris Ermakov et Solomeshch in Ermakov et et al. 2000 Birch-pine, pine and larch open herb-rich forests on dry soils of South Urals Schaminee et al, 2012
Aceri obtusati-Populion tremulae Taffetani 2000 Relict poplar mesic forests on deep colluvial soils of colline belt of Apennines Schaminee et al, 2012
Betulion tortuosae Doing ex Mucina all. nova hoc loco Boreal and subartic birch krummholz of Scandinavia and Arctic islands Betulion tortuosae Doing 1962 Schaminee et al, 2012
Betulion carpatico-pubescentis Rivas-Mart. et Costa in Rivas-Mart. et al. 2002 Alpic-Pyrenean orotemperate birch forests on podzolic soils in montane-subalpine belts Betulion carpatico-pubescentis Rivas-Mart. et al. 2001 Schaminee et al, 2012
Betulion fontquerio-celtibericae Rivas-Mart. et Costa in Rivas-Mart. et al. 2002 Orocantabro-atlantic and oroiberian perhumid birch forests on siliceous substrates of northern Iberian Peninsula Betulion fontquerio-celtibericae Rivas-Mart. et al. 2001 Schaminee et al, 2012
Ligustro vulgaris-Betulion pubescentis Ge´hu 2006 Coastal birch forests of Atlantic seaboards of North Sea and of western France Populo tremulae-Carpinion betuli Julve 1993; Lonicero periclymeni-Betulion pubescentis Géhu 2006 Schaminee et al, 2012

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

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 09 Mixed oak forest overlap
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 A111 Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural overlap
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 5.3.5 Stade arbustif préforestier wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.9 Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula or Sorbus aucuparia same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.9 Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula, Sorbus aucuparia or Corylus avellana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.9 Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula, Sorbus aucuparia or Corylus avellana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.9 Non-riverine woodland with Betula, Populus tremula, Sorbus aucuparia or Corylus avellana same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.9 Non-riverine woodland with Alnus, Populus tremula, Betula or Ulmus same
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