Boreal leatherleaf Scots pine fen woods

English name: Boreal leatherleaf Scots pine fen woods

Description (English)

Pinus sylvestris mire woods of subcontinental regions of the boreal western Palaearctic, in particular, of Finland and northwestern Russia, with a shrub-dominated undergrowth rich in Chamaedaphne calyculata and Ledum palustre.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code G3.D222
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

Flowering Plants Chamaedaphne calyculata
Flowering Plants Ledum palustre
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Chamaedaphne calyculata Flowering Plants
Ledum palustre Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 44.A2422 Boreal leatherleaf Scots pine fen woods source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.D222 Boreal leatherleaf Scots pine fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.D222 Boreal leatherleaf Scots pine fen woods same
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