Boreal Alnus glutinosa forests

Description (English)

Non-riparian, non-marshy formations of the boreal zone of the Palaearctic region dominated by Alnus glutinosa. They are related to the alder woods of unit G1.124 and have a similar composition.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-221

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Alnus glutinosa
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alnus glutinosa Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G1.B31 Boreal Alnus glutinosa woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.B31 Boreal Alnus glutinosa woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.B31 Boreal Alnus glutinosa woods same
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