Rhodopide grey alder forests

Description (English)

Alnus incana woods of the subalpine level of the western Rhodopes, substitution facies of Picea abies forests, usually developed in wetter stations than those occupied by Betula pendula or Populus tremula.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T1-G24

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Alnus incana
Flowering Plants Betula pendula
Conifers Picea abies
Flowering Plants Populus tremula
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Alnus incana Flowering Plants
Betula pendula Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers
Populus tremula 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.B24 Rhodopide grey alder woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G1.B24 Rhodopide grey alder woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G1.B24 Rhodopide grey alder woods same
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