Eastern Carpathian Alnus glutinosa swamp woods

English name: Eastern Carpathian alder swamp woods

Description (English)

Meso-eutrophic Alnus glutinosa swamp woods of marshy intramontane depressions and floodplains, at the 500-800 m level of foothills of the eastern Carpathian system, in particular, the Harghita and Baraolt mountains, with Carex elongata, Calamagrostis canescens, Thelypteris palustris, Carex caespitosa, Dryopteris carthusiana, Calla palustris and Ligularia sibirica, most of which may dominate facies of the herb layer.

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

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.4115
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.9115 Eastern Carpathian alder swamp woods source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.4115 Eastern Carpathian Alnus glutinosa swamp woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.4115 Eastern Carpathian Alnus glutinosa swamp woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.411 Eastern Carpathian Alnus glutinosa swamp woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.9115 Eastern Carpathian alder swamp woods same
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