EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-F - Picea taiga forest > T3-F4 - Tall-herb western Picea taiga > T3-F41 - Northern subcontinental tall-herb spruce taiga

Northern subcontinental tall-herb spruce taiga

Description (English)

Tall herb forests of Picea abies of northern Fennoscandia and of northern Russia west of the western Ural piedmont, installed on calcareous substrates, with a species-rich understorey dominated by Aconitum septentrionale (Aconitum lycoctonum), Cicerbita alpina, Alnus incana.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-F41

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Aconitum lycoctonum
Flowering Plants Aconitum septentrionale
Flowering Plants Alnus incana
Flowering Plants Cicerbita alpina
Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Aconitum lycoctonum Flowering Plants
Aconitum septentrionale Flowering Plants
Alnus incana Flowering Plants
Cicerbita alpina Flowering Plants
Picea abies 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.A41 Northern subcontinental tall-herb spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.A41 Northern subcontinental tall-herb spruce taiga same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.A41 Northern subcontinental tall-herb spruce taiga same
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