Alnus swamp forests on acid peat

Description (English)

Marshy Alnus glutinosa-dominated woods and scrubs of the Palaearctic region, usually with shrubby willows in the undergrowth.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-62

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) G1.52 Alnus swamp woods on acid peat same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.52 Alnus swamp woods on acid peat same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.52 Alnus swamp woods on acid peat same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.52 Alnus swamp woods on acid peat same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.52 Alnus swamp woods on acid peat same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.91 Alder swamp woods wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.91 Alder swamp woods wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 44.91   wider
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 44.91   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 44.91   wider
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 44.91   wider
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