EUNIS habitat classification 2017 > T - Forest and other wooded land > T3 - Coniferous forest > T3-K - Picea mire forest > T3-K3 - Nemoral peatmoss Picea forests

Nemoral peatmoss Picea forests

Description (English)

Picea abies woods rich in sphagnum and other wetness indicators, occupying fens or swamps at the periphery of raised bogs, as well as waterlogged soils in acidophilous spruce woods, frequent particularly in the montane and subalpine levels of hills and mountains of the high-precipitation areas of the Alpine periphery and in the lowlands at the edge of the spruce wood region of the boreal zone.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-K3

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Picea abies
Species scientific name English common name Species group
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.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 G3.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 G3.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 G3.E5 Nemoral peatmoss Picea woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 44.A41 Nemoral peatmoss spruce woods same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 44.A41 Nemoral peatmoss spruce woods same
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