EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-F - Picea taiga forest > T3-F1 - Vaccinium myrtillus western Picea taiga > T3-F14 - Boreo-nemoral bilberry western spruce taiga

Boreo-nemoral bilberry western spruce taiga

Description (English)

Forests of Picea abies, Picea obovata, or of Picea spp. and Pinus sylvestris, accompanied by deciduous trees (Quercus robur, Quercus petraea, Tilia cordata, Acer platanoides, Ulmus laevis, Populus tremula), of boreonemoral Fennoscandia, boreonemoral Russia west of the Ural piedmont, Belarus, the Baltic States, northeastern Poland, with an understorey dominated by Vaccinium myrtillus. Picea abies is the main tree dominant west of the Oka and Vetluga rivers, Picea obovata east of them.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-F14

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Acer platanoides
Conifers Picea abies
Conifers Picea obovata
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Flowering Plants Populus tremula
Flowering Plants Quercus petraea
Flowering Plants Quercus robur
Flowering Plants Tilia cordata
Flowering Plants Ulmus laevis
Flowering Plants Vaccinium myrtillus
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Acer platanoides Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers
Picea obovata Conifers
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Populus tremula Flowering Plants
Quercus petraea Flowering Plants
Quercus robur Flowering Plants
Tilia cordata Flowering Plants
Ulmus laevis Flowering Plants
Vaccinium myrtillus 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) G3.A14 Boreo-nemoral bilberry western spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.A14 Boreo-nemoral bilberry western spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.A14 Boreo-nemoral bilberry western spruce taiga same
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