Orogenous riverine brush

English name: Orogenous riverine brush

Description (English)

Riverside brush of fast, pebbly, summer-high rivers originating in the Alps or other major mountain ranges with similar climate cycle, with Salix spp., Caltha palustris ssp. laeta, Carduus personata, Myricaria germanica and Hippophae rhamnoides. Vegetation of the alliance Salicion eleagno-daphnoidis prevails mostly in narrow valleys with powerful erosion-accumulating activity.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F9.11
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (F9.1)
Relation to Annex I habitat types (EU Habitats Directive)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Carduus personata
Flowering Plants Hippophae rhamnoides
Flowering Plants Myricaria germanica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Carduus personata Flowering Plants
Hippophae rhamnoides Flowering Plants
Myricaria germanica Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.11 Orogenous riverine brush source
CORINE Land Cover 3.2.2. Moors and heathland n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.2.1.3 Hippophaë rhamnoides-type n/a
Nordic Vegetation Classification 1994 7.2.1.2 Myricaria germanica type n/a
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 5.3.6 Saulaie buissonnante alluviale wider
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 K2.2 VRBOVÉ KŘOVINY ŠTĚRKOVÝCH NÁPLAVŮ (Willow scrub of river gravel banks) narrower
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 5120000 Podhorské krovinné vrbiny n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 F9.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.111 Orogenous riverine brush same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.111 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.11 Orogenous riverine brush same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 44.11   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 44.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 44.11   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 44.11   same
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