Orogenous riverine brush

Description (English)

Riverside brush of fast, pebbly, summer-high rivers originating in the Alps or other major mountain ranges with similar climate cycle, with Salix spp., Caltha palustris ssp. laeta, Carduus personata, Myricaria germanica and Hippophae rhamnoides. Vegetation of the alliance Salicion eleagno-daphnoidis prevails mostly in narrow valleys with powerful erosion-accumulating activity.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-11

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carduus personata
Flowering Plants Hippophae rhamnoides
Flowering Plants Myricaria germanica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carduus personata Flowering Plants
Hippophae rhamnoides Flowering Plants
Myricaria germanica Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.111 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.111 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 44.11   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 44.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 44.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 44.11   same
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