Siberian steppe Betula forests

Description (English)

Open, often parklike, woods of Betula pendula, Betula platyphylla or Betula pubescens s.l. of the transition zone between steppe and taiga of Siberia, east of the range of the nemoral deciduous forests of the Sarmatic region.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-C16

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) G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G1.919 Siberian steppe Betula woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 G1.C9 Siberian steppe birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 41.B9 Siberian steppe birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 41.B9 Siberian steppe birch woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 41.B9   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 41.B9   same
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