Almond willow-osier scrub

Description (English)

Willow scrub, often dense, lining water courses of western Eurasian nemoral lowlands and hills, including those of the British Isles, of nemoral Western Europe, north to Denmark and nemoral Scandinavia, south to Euro-Siberian Iberia, of Central Europe, within the range of medio-European, Illyrian, Dacian and Getic deciduous forests, north to the Baltic States, south to the lower and middle courses of rivers of the Alpine, northern Dinaric and Carpathian periphery, of Eastern Europe in the upper basin of the Dniepr system, in particular the basins of the Prypiat, the Berezina, the Dniepr, the Desna, the upper basin of the Don and the Khoper, the upper basin of the Volga system, in particular the basins of the Oka, the Tana, the Volga, the Kama, the Bielaia, with Salix purpurea ssp. lambertiana, Salix triandra, Salix viminalis, Salix daphnoides var. acutifolia (Salix acutifolia).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-211

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Salix acutifolia
Flowering Plants Salix triandra
Flowering Plants Salix viminalis
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Salix acutifolia Flowering Plants
Salix triandra Flowering Plants
Salix viminalis 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) F9.121 Almond willow-osier scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.121 Almond willow-osier scrub same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.121 Almond willow-osier scrub same
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