Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods

English name: Steppe Scots pine mire woods

Description (English)

Pinus sylvestris-dominated mire woods of the wooded steppe and steppe zones of western Eurasia, in particular of the Ukraine, with Betula pendula, Ledum palustre, Vaccinium uliginosum, Salix spp., Chamaedaphne calyculata, Carex pauciflora, Eriophorum vaginatum, Sphagnum spp.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.E4
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.E)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Flowering Plants Carex pauciflora
Flowering Plants Chamaedaphne calyculata
Flowering Plants Eriophorum vaginatum
Flowering Plants Ledum palustre
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Vaccinium uliginosum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pendula Flowering Plants
Carex pauciflora Flowering Plants
Chamaedaphne calyculata Flowering Plants
Eriophorum vaginatum Flowering Plants
Ledum palustre Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Vaccinium uliginosum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.A26 Steppe Scots pine mire woods source
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
Biotopes of the Czech Republic 2001 L10.2 RAŠELINNÉ BRUSNICOVÉ BORY (Pine mire forests with Vaccinium) same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.E4 Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.E4 Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.E4 Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.E4 Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.E4 Steppe Pinus sylvestris mire woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.A26 Steppe Scots pine mire woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.A26 Steppe Scots pine mire woods same
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