EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T2 - Broadleaved evergreen forest > T29 - Broadleaved evergreen plantation of non site-native trees

Broadleaved evergreen plantation of non site-native trees

Description (English)

Cultivated evergreen broad-leaved tree formations planted for the production of wood, composed of exotic species, of native species out of their natural range, or of native species planted in clearly unnatural stands, often as monocultures.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T29

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Indicator species

Diagnostic species
Constant species
Dominant species
Flowering Plants Acacia saligna
Flowering Plants Eucalyptus globulus
Flowering Plants Acacia melanoxylon
Conifers Pinus radiata
Flowering Plants Pseudarrhenatherum longifolium
Flowering Plants Eucalyptus camaldulensis
Flowering Plants Trachycarpus fortunei
Flowering Plants Centaurea sphaerocephala
Flowering Plants Acacia dealbata
Conifers Pinus pinaster
Flowering Plants Centaurea debeauxii
Flowering Plants Lonicera japonica
Flowering Plants Cytisus cantabricus

Diagnostic species occur concentrated in the habitat in question, but are absent or rare in other habitats. They are good positive indicators of the habitat, but they do not need to occur in every location of the habitat.

Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acacia saligna Flowering Plants
Eucalyptus globulus Flowering Plants
Acacia melanoxylon Flowering Plants
Pinus radiata Conifers
Pseudarrhenatherum longifolium Flowering Plants
Eucalyptus camaldulensis Flowering Plants
Trachycarpus fortunei Flowering Plants
Centaurea sphaerocephala Flowering Plants
Acacia dealbata Flowering Plants
Pinus pinaster Conifers
Centaurea debeauxii Flowering Plants
Lonicera japonica Flowering Plants
Cytisus cantabricus Flowering Plants
Flowering Plants Rubus ulmifolius
Ferns Pteridium aquilinum
Flowering Plants Acacia saligna
Flowering Plants Smilax aspera
Flowering Plants Rubia peregrina
Conifers Pinus pinaster
Flowering Plants Hedera helix
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Eucalyptus globulus
Flowering Plants Teucrium scorodonia
Flowering Plants Pseudarrhenatherum longifolium
Flowering Plants Piptatherum miliaceum
Flowering Plants Holcus lanatus
Flowering Plants Erica arborea
Flowering Plants Dactylis glomerata
Flowering Plants Calluna vulgaris
Flowering Plants Asparagus acutifolius
Flowering Plants Arbutus unedo
Flowering Plants Viola riviniana
Flowering Plants Ulex europaeus

Constant species occur frequently in the habitat, but they may include generalist species that are also frequent in other habitats.

Species scientific name English common name Species group
Rubus ulmifolius Flowering Plants
Pteridium aquilinum Ferns
Acacia saligna Flowering Plants
Smilax aspera Flowering Plants
Rubia peregrina Flowering Plants
Pinus pinaster Conifers
Hedera helix Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Eucalyptus globulus Flowering Plants
Teucrium scorodonia Flowering Plants
Pseudarrhenatherum longifolium Flowering Plants
Piptatherum miliaceum Flowering Plants
Holcus lanatus Flowering Plants
Erica arborea Flowering Plants
Dactylis glomerata Flowering Plants
Calluna vulgaris Flowering Plants
Asparagus acutifolius Flowering Plants
Arbutus unedo Flowering Plants
Viola riviniana Flowering Plants
Ulex europaeus Flowering Plants
Flowering Plants Acacia saligna
Flowering Plants Rubus ulmifolius
Ferns Pteridium aquilinum
Flowering Plants Eucalyptus globulus
Flowering Plants Eucalyptus camaldulensis
Flowering Plants Centaurea sphaerocephala
Flowering Plants Acacia melanoxylon

Dominant species are those that often reach high cover in the habitat, thus determining the habitat physiognomy.

Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acacia saligna Flowering Plants
Rubus ulmifolius Flowering Plants
Pteridium aquilinum Ferns
Eucalyptus globulus Flowering Plants
Eucalyptus camaldulensis Flowering Plants
Centaurea sphaerocephala Flowering Plants
Acacia melanoxylon Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations narrower
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G2.7 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G2.8 Highly artificial broadleaved evergreen forestry plantations same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 83.32 Part of Plantations of broad-leaved trees wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 83.32 Part of Plantations of broad-leaved trees wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 83.32   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 83.32   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 83.32   same
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