EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-F - Picea taiga forest > T3-F3 - Small-herb western Picea taiga > T3-F33 - Continental small-herb western spruce taiga

Continental small-herb western spruce taiga

Description (English)

Small herb spruce and spruce-pine forests of boreal Russia, east of the Northern Dvina and Vetluga rivers, and west of the Ural piedmont, extending in the sub-boreal zone, developed under continental climates, dominated by Picea obovata, sometimes accompanied by Pinus sylvestris or Abies sibirica.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-F33

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies sibirica
Conifers Picea obovata
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies sibirica Conifers
Picea obovata Conifers
Pinus sylvestris Conifers

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.A33 Continental small-herb western spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.A33 Continental small-herb western spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.A33 Continental small-herb western spruce taiga same
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