Sarmatic dry alder forests

Description (English)

Dry alder woods of the nemoral and boreonemoral regions of Lithuania, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine, in particular, nettle grey alder woods, tall herb-rich dry Alnus incana forests on comparatively fertile acid brown forest soils, recorded from the northern part of the Valday Upland and Lithuania, with Urtica dioica, Anthriscus sylvestris, Mnium cuspidatum.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-G23

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Alnus incana
Flowering Plants Anthriscus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Urtica dioica
Mosses & Liverworts Mnium cuspidatum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alnus incana Flowering Plants
Anthriscus sylvestris Flowering Plants
Urtica dioica Flowering Plants
Mnium cuspidatum Mosses & Liverworts

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.B23 Sarmatic dry alder woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.B23 Sarmatic dry alder woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.B23 Sarmatic dry alder woods same
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