Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions

Description (English)

River bank and humid depression tall herb communities of the lowlands of the boreal zone dominated by Filipendula ulmaria, with, among others, Achillea ptarmica, Dactylorhiza fuchsii, Galium uliginosum, Geum rivale, Lysimachia vulgaris, Trollius europaeus, Valeriana sambucifolia.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code R5522

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Achillea ptarmica
Flowering Plants Dactylorhiza fuchsii
Flowering Plants Filipendula ulmaria
Flowering Plants Galium uliginosum
Flowering Plants Geum rivale
Flowering Plants Lysimachia vulgaris
Flowering Plants Trollius europaeus
Flowering Plants Valeriana sambucifolia
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Achillea ptarmica Flowering Plants
Dactylorhiza fuchsii Flowering Plants
Filipendula ulmaria Flowering Plants
Galium uliginosum Flowering Plants
Geum rivale Flowering Plants
Lysimachia vulgaris Flowering Plants
Trollius europaeus Flowering Plants
Valeriana sambucifolia Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) E5.422 Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E5.422 Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E5.422 Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E5.422 Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E5.422 Boreal tall-herb communities of humid depressions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E3.412 Boreal tall herb communities same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E2.42 Boreal tall herb communities same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 37.12 Part of Boreal tall herb communities wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 37.12 part of Boreal tall herb communities wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 37.12   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 37.12   wider
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