Table 3. Definition of the four main phytocoenosis types for structural classification of pasture-woodland vegetation (Gallandat et al. 1995).

Phytocoenosis type Description
1000 Unwooded pasture with tree cover less than 1%, trees or bushes being mostly scattered
2000 Sparsely wooded pasture with tree cover ranging between 1% and 20%
3000 Densely wooded pasture with tree cover ranging between 20% and 70%
4000 Grazed forest with tree cover greater than 70%, appearing as forest with a closed canopy