Dwarf willow mire scrubs

Description (English)

Dwarf Salix repens, Salix rosmarinifolia and Betula humilis scrubs of bogs and fens, of eastern nemoral and boreonemoral Europe, with outposts constituting rare glacial relicts in the higher middle German Hercynian ranges and on northern pre-Alpine plateaux.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code S9-34

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula humilis
Flowering Plants Salix repens
Flowering Plants Salix rosmarinifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula humilis Flowering Plants
Salix repens Flowering Plants
Salix rosmarinifolia 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) F9.24 Dwarf willow mire scrubs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.24 Dwarf willow mire scrubs same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.24 Dwarf willow mire scrubs same
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