Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula forests

Description (English)

Pioneer and subclimax Betula pendula or Betula pubescens formations of the North Sea-Baltic plains, the lower Hercynian slopes, the periphery of the Paris Basin, southwestern France, northwestern Iberia, Insubria and Illyria, within the range of Atlantic and sub-Atlantic acidophilous oak woods.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-C11

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Flowering Plants Betula pubescens
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pendula Flowering Plants
Betula pubescens 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) G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.911 Atlantic lowland and collinar Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.C1 Atlantic lowland and collinar birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.B1 Atlantic lowland and collinar birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.B1 Atlantic lowland and collinar birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.B1   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.B1   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 41.B1   same
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