Boreal cowberry Scots pine bog woods

English name: Boreal cowberry Scots pine bog woods

Description (English)

Scots pine bog woods of the western boreal region of the Palaearctic formed of sparse, low growing Pinus sylvestris with a shrub layer dominated by Empetrum nigrum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.D122
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (G3.D)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Empetrum nigrum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Empetrum nigrum Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.A2322 Boreal cowberry Scots pine bog woods source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.D122 Boreal cowberry Scots pine bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.D122 Boreal cowberry Scots pine bog woods same
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