Birch forest not on marshy terrain

Description (English)

Woods and thickets dominated by Betula pendula, Betula pubescens, their allies, or other arborescent Betula spp., on non-marshy terrain. Molinia arundinacea may dominate.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-C1

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Flowering Plants Betula pubescens
Flowering Plants Molinia arundinacea
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pendula Flowering Plants
Betula pubescens Flowering Plants
Molinia arundinacea 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) G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.91 Betula woodland not on marshy terrain same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.C Birch woodland not on marshy terrain same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.B Birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.B Birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.B   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.B   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 41.B   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1989 41.B   same
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