Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests

Description (English)

Mixed riverine forests of the floodplains of rivers of the Pontic and Sarmatic steppes, wooded steppes and southern nemoral forests of southern Eastern Europe, in particular, of the lower Danube, the lower Prut, the lower Dniestr, the lower Dniepr basin, the lower and middle Don and Donetz system, the lower Volga basin, the Kouma and Terek basins, dominated by or rich in Populus alba, Populus nigra, Populus canescens. They extend west to the sub-Carpathian Getic region; poplar galleries described from the Pannonic margin of Moravia and the Bohemian basin occupy a similar ecological position and are listed with them.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-47

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Populus alba
Flowering Plants Populus canescens
Flowering Plants Populus nigra
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Populus alba Flowering Plants
Populus canescens Flowering Plants
Populus nigra 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) G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.36 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed Populus riverine forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.56 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed poplar riverine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.66 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed poplar riverine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.66 Ponto-Sarmatic mixed poplar riverine forests same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 44.66   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 44.66   same
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