EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-J - Pinus bog forest > T3-J3 - Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen forests

Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen forests

Description (English)

Pinus sylvestris mire woods of rich fens of the boreal region of the western Palaearctic west to Finland with a brown-moss rich undergrowth formed of herbs, graminids and small shrubs. The species cortège includes Betula nana, Empetrum hermaphroditum, Salix nigricans (Salix myrsinifolia), Vaccinium uliginosum, Juniperus communis, Rubus chamaemorus, Angelica sylvestris, Filipendula ulmaria, Geranium sylvaticum, Potentilla erecta, Pedicularis palustris, Solidago virgaurea, Carex lasiocarpa, Carex vaginata, Carex dioica, Carex caespitosa, Equisetum palustris, Aulacomnium palustre, Campylium stellatum, Drepanocladus intermedius, Drepanocladus revolvens, Hylocomium splendens, Pleurozium schreberi, Sphagnum fuscum, Tomentypnum nitens.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-J3

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Angelica sylvestris
Mosses & Liverworts Aulacomnium palustre
Flowering Plants Betula nana
Mosses & Liverworts Campylium stellatum
Flowering Plants Carex caespitosa
Flowering Plants Carex dioica
Flowering Plants Carex lasiocarpa
Flowering Plants Carex vaginata
Mosses & Liverworts Drepanocladus intermedius
Mosses & Liverworts Drepanocladus revolvens
Flowering Plants Empetrum hermaphroditum
Flowering Plants Filipendula ulmaria
Flowering Plants Geranium sylvaticum
Mosses & Liverworts Hylocomium splendens
Conifers Juniperus communis
Flowering Plants Pedicularis palustris
Conifers Pinus sylvestris
Mosses & Liverworts Pleurozium schreberi
Flowering Plants Potentilla erecta
Flowering Plants Rubus chamaemorus
Flowering Plants Salix myrsinifolia
Flowering Plants Salix nigricans
Flowering Plants Solidago virgaurea
Mosses & Liverworts Sphagnum fuscum
Mosses & Liverworts Tomentypnum nitens
Flowering Plants Vaccinium uliginosum
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Angelica sylvestris Flowering Plants
Aulacomnium palustre Mosses & Liverworts
Betula nana Flowering Plants
Campylium stellatum Mosses & Liverworts
Carex caespitosa Flowering Plants
Carex dioica Flowering Plants
Carex lasiocarpa Flowering Plants
Carex vaginata Flowering Plants
Drepanocladus intermedius Mosses & Liverworts
Drepanocladus revolvens Mosses & Liverworts
Empetrum hermaphroditum Flowering Plants
Filipendula ulmaria Flowering Plants
Geranium sylvaticum Flowering Plants
Hylocomium splendens Mosses & Liverworts
Juniperus communis Conifers
Pedicularis palustris Flowering Plants
Pinus sylvestris Conifers
Pleurozium schreberi Mosses & Liverworts
Potentilla erecta Flowering Plants
Rubus chamaemorus Flowering Plants
Salix myrsinifolia Flowering Plants
Salix nigricans Flowering Plants
Solidago virgaurea Flowering Plants
Sphagnum fuscum Mosses & Liverworts
Tomentypnum nitens Mosses & Liverworts
Vaccinium uliginosum 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.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.D3 Boreal brown moss Pinus sylvestris fen woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.A25 Boreal brown moss Scots pine fen woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.A25 Boreal brown moss Scots pine fen woods same
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