EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-K - Picea mire forest > T3-K1 - Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog forests

Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog forests

Description (English)

Woods of bogs and fens of the western Palaearctic taiga zone dominated by Picea abies or Picea obovata, generally accompanied by Betula pubescens, with an understorey constituted by carpets of sphagnum or brown mosses associated with sedges or small shrubs.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-K1

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Betula pubescens
Conifers Picea abies
Conifers Picea obovata
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Betula pubescens Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers
Picea obovata 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.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea - Betula fen and bog woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.D4 Boreal Picea and Picea-Betula fen and bog woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.A43 Boreal spruce and spruce-birch fen and bog woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.A43 Boreal spruce and spruce-birch fen and bog woods same
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