Fraxinus - Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers

English name: Ash - alder woods of fast-flowing rivers

Description (English)

Alder or ash-alder galleries of the banks of fast-flowing rivers and large brooks replacing the peri-Alpine Alnus incana galleries in hills of middle Europe away from the direct influence of alpine rivers and north to Denmark and southern Sweden.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G1.212
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G1.21)
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 Alnus incana
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alnus incana Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.32 Ash-alder woods of fast-flowing rivers source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.1. Broad-leaved forest n/a
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 6.1.4 Frênaie humide wider
Biotopes of Slovakia 1996 2111300 Podhorské jelšové lužné lesy n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.212 Fraxinus - Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.212 Fraxinus - Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.212 Fraxinus - Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.212 Fraxinus - Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.212 Fraxinus-Alnus woods of fast-flowing rivers same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.412 Ash-alder woods of fast-flowing rivers same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.32 Ash-alder woods of fast-flowing rivers same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.32 Ash-alder woods of fast-flowing rivers same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 44.32   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 44.32   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 44.32   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 44.32   same
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