Bog myrtle hummocks

English name: Bog myrtle hummocks

Description (English)

Shrub hummocks dominated by Myrica gale, of local occurrence in nemoral Atlantic bogs, or by Myrica tomentosa in the southern boreal Pacific Far East.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code D1.11136

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Myrica gale
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Myrica gale Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 51.1136 Bog myrtle hummocks source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 D1.11136 Bog myrtle hummocks same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 D1.11136 Bog myrtle hummocks same
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