Gravel bank thickets and forests

Description (English)

Thickets or woods of, among others, Salix spp., Hippophae rhamnoides, Alnus spp., Betula spp., on stream gravels of mountain and northern boreal streams with an alpine, summer-high, flow regime. Vegetation includes communities of Salicion elaeagni.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-13

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Hippophae rhamnoides
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Hippophae rhamnoides 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) F9.14 Gravel bank thickets and woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.14 Gravel bank thickets and woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.14 Gravel bank thickets and woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F9.14 Gravel bank thickets and woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F9.14 Gravel bank thickets and woods same
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