Pre-Alpine willow-tamarisk brush

Description (English)

Low, prostrate Myricaria germanica and Salix spp., in particular Salix elaeagnos, Salix purpurea ssp. gracilis, Salix daphnoides, Salix nigricans, formations of low, silty shoals in Alpine and peri-Alpine valleys, with outposts in the Carpathians and the northern Dinarides.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-111

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Myricaria germanica
Flowering Plants Salix daphnoides
Flowering Plants Salix elaeagnos
Flowering Plants Salix nigricans
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Myricaria germanica Flowering Plants
Salix daphnoides Flowering Plants
Salix elaeagnos Flowering Plants
Salix nigricans 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) F9.111 Pre-Alpine willow-tamarisk brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.111 Pre-Alpine willow-tamarisk brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.111 Pre-Alpine willow-tamarisk brush same
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