Coastal dune woods

English name: Coastal dune woods

Description (English)

Coastal dunes colonised by woodland which are directly influenced by proximity to the sea.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B1.7
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Name Definition Other names Reference
Quercion roboris Malcuit 1929 Southern temperate atlantic and subatlantic acidophilous oak and oak-birch forests on gleic soils of Western Europe Betulo pendulae-Quercion petraeae Gillet 1986; Quercion roboris acidiphilum Schmid 1936; Hieracio lachenalii-Quercion petraeae Pallas 1996; Quercion robori-petraeae Br.-Bl. 1932 nom. mut. propos.; Quercion robori-sessiliflorae Br.-Bl. 1931; Quercion robori-sessiliflorae Br.-Bl. 1932; Quercion sessiliflorae Issler 1931 Schaminee et al, 2012
Dicrano-Pinion (Libbert 1933) W. Matuszkiewicz 1962 European temperate and sub-boreal pine woodlands communities of acidic sandy soils Cetrario-Pinion hercynicae Passarge 1968; Cladonio-Pinion sylvestris Passarge 1968; Cladonio-Pinion sylvestris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Corynephoro-Pinion sylvestris Passarge 1968; Corynephoro-Pinion sylvestris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Deschampsio-Pinion sylvestris Br.-Bl. 1961; Festuco ovinae-Pinion sylvestris Vorobiov et al. 1997; Pinion medioeuropaeum Libbert 1933; Pleurozio-Pinion sylvestris Passarge 1968; Pleurozio-Pinion sylvestris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Vaccinio-Pinion (Libbert 1933) Passarge 1968; Vaccinio-Pinion hercynicae Passarge 1969; Piceo-Pinion sylvestris Lakušic 1982; Pinion (Libbert 1933) Oberd. 1957 nom. rejic. propos.; Pinion sylvestris Lakušic 1976; Pino-Quercion Medwecka-Kornas et al. in Szafer 1959 Schaminee et al, 2012
Juniperon phoeniceae-Pinon acutisquamae A.V. Pérez et Cabezudo in A.V. Pérez et al. 1988 corr. Rivas-Mart. et al. 2002 nom. invers. propos. Betic thermo-supramediterranean matorral on ultramafic and dolomitic substrates Pino acutisquamae-Juniperion phoeniceae A.V. Pérez et Cabezudo in A.V. Pérez et al. 1988 corr. Rivas-Mart. et al. 2002; Pino acutisquamae-Juniperion phoeniceae A.V. Pérez et Cabezudo in A.V. Pérez et al. 1988 corr. Rivas-Mart. et al. 2001; Pino pinastri-Juniperion phoeniceae A.V. Pérez et Cabezudo in A.V. Pérez et al. 1998 Schaminee et al, 2012
Pinion pineae Feinbrun 1959 Pinus pinea forests on leached sandy soils of eastern Mediterranean Schaminee et al, 2012
Ligustro vulgaris-Betulion pubescentis Ge´hu 2006 Coastal birch forests of Atlantic seaboards of North Sea and of western France Populo tremulae-Carpinion betuli Julve 1993; Lonicero periclymeni-Betulion pubescentis Géhu 2006 Schaminee et al, 2012
Quercion ilicis Br.-Bl. ex Molinier 1934 Evergreen calciphilous kermes oak forests of Western Mediterranean Aceri monspessulani-Quercion ilicis de Foucault et Julve 1991; Quercion ilicis Br.-Bl. 1931; Quercion ilicis Br.-Bl. ex Br.-Bl. et al. 1952; Quercion ilicis valentinae Rivas Goday et al 1956 Schaminee et al, 2012
Carpinion betuli Issler 1931 Oak-hornbeam forests of Western and Central Europe, northern Balkans and western part of Eastern Europe Aceri campestris-Carpinion betuli Gillet 1986; Aceri campestris-Carpinion betuli Gillet ex Julve 1993; Bromo-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Carpinion betuli (Tx. 1936) Oberd. 1953; Carpinion-(Fagion) Mayer 1937 (orig. form); Dactylido-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Eu-Carpinion Scamoni et Passarge 1959; Fraxino-Carpinion Tx. 1937; Lathyro hallersteinii-Carpinion Boscaiu 1974; Melampyro-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Querco-Carpinion betuli Rameau 1996; Querco-Fagion Rameau 1997; Stachyo-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Stellario-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Carpinion dacicum Soó 1964; Lonicero periclymeni-Carpinion (S. Müller 1978) Julve 1988; Mercuriali-Carpinion S. Müller ex Julve 1988; Bromo-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Dactylido-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Galio-Carpinion (Oberd. 1957) Kissling 1983; Luzulion luzuloidis Julve 1993; Melampyro-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Polytricho-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Polytricho-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Pulmonario-Carpinion (Oberd. 1957) Kissling 1983; Stachyo-Carpinion betuli Passarge 1968; Stellario-Carpinion betuli Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Tilio cordatae-Carpinion (Oberd. 1957) Kissling 1983 Schaminee et al, 2012
Oleo-Ceratonion siliquae Br.-Bl. ex Guinochet et Drouineau 1944 Thermomediterranean maquis and matorral on calcareous substrates along seabords of Mediterranean Myrtion communis Allier et Lacoste 1980; Oleo-Ceratonion Br.-Bl. 1936; Euphorbion dendroidis Papastergiadou et al. 1997 Schaminee et al, 2012
Alnion incanae Pawlowski et al. 1928 Alder-ash and oak riparian floodplain forests on nutrient-rich alluvial soils in nemoral zone of Europe Alno-Fraxinion Meijer-Drees 1936; Alno-Fraxinion Scamoni et Passarge 1959 p.p.; Alno-Padion Knapp 1942; Alno-Padion Knapp ex Medwecka-Kornas in W. Matuszkiewicz et Borowik 1957; Alno-Ulmion Br.-Bl. et Tx. 1943; Alno-Ulmion Br.-Bl. et Tx. ex Tchou 1948; Cardamino-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Carici remotae-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Carpino-Ulmion Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Eu-Fraxino-Quercion roboris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Filipendulo-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Fraxinion excelsioris Moor 1977; Fraxino excelsioris-Alnion glutinosae Julve 1993; Fraxino excelsioris-Quercion roboris Rameau 1997; Fraxino excelsioris-Quercion roboris Rameau in Royer et al. 2006; Fraxino-Alnion Oberd. 1953; Fraxino-Carpinion Tx. et Diemont 1936; Fraxino-Ulmion Ellenberg 1963; Milio-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Molinio-Alnion glutinosae Kevey 2008; Fraxinion excelsioris Nègre 1972; Alnion incanae Lakušic et al. 1975; Alnion incanae Lakušic et al. 1979; Cardamino-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Carici remotae-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Carici-Ulmion carpinifoliae Passarge 1968; Carpino-Ulmion carpinifoliae Passarge 1968; Carpino-Ulmion carpinifoliae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Carpino-Ulmion Passarge 1968; Carpino-Ulmion scabrae Passarge 1968; Carpino-Ulmion scabrae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Circaeo-Ulmion carpinifoliae Passarge 1968; Circaeo-Ulmion carpinifoliae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Eu-Filipendulo-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Eu-Filipendulo-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Eu-Fraxino-Quercion roboris Passarge 1968; Eu-Milio-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Eu-Milio-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Filipendulo-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Fraxino-Quercion roboris Passarge 1968; Fraxino-Quercion roboris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968; Milio-Fraxinion excelsae Passarge 1968; Sorbion aucupariae Rameau in Rameau et al. 1993; Ulmo-Quercion roboris Passarge 1968; Ulmo-Quercion roboris Passarge in Passarge et G. Hofmann 1968 Schaminee et al, 2012

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 16.29 Wooded dunes same
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
HELCOM Baltic Sea Marine and Coastal Biotopes 1998 03.04.06 Coastal dunes: (brown) dunes covered with trees same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 B1.7 Coastal dune woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 B1.7 Coastal dune woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 B1.7 Coastal dune woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 B1.7 Coastal dune woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 B1.7 Coastal dune woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 B5.39 Wooded coastal dunes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 16.29 Wooded dunes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 16.29 Wooded dunes same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 16.29   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 16.29   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 16.29   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 16.29   same
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