Boreo-Atlantic cranesbill birch forests

Description (English)

Herb-rich woods and thickets of Betula pubescens ssp. czerepanovii occupying relatively rich mull sandy moraine soils in climatically favourable regions of western Norway and Iceland, with affinities to the oro-Scandinavian calcicline mountain birch woods of unit T1C1425.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1C1414

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pubescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pubescens Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.91714 Boreo-Atlantic cranesbill birch woods same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.91714 Boreo-Atlantic cranesbill birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.91714 Boreo-Atlantic cranesbill birch woods same
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