Heavy-metal birch forests

Description (English)

Subclimax birch woods occupying soils intoxicated by heavy metals, with an herb layer that may include metallophytes and habitually calciphile species.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-C113

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

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Species mentioned in habitat description

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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) G1.9115 Heavy-metal birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.9115 Heavy-metal birch woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.9115 Heavy-metal birch woods same
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