Cistus palhinhae formations on maritime wet heaths
Low brush and garrigue formations of the dolomitic tableland, karsts, sands and terra-rosas of the vicinity of Cape San Vicente (Portugal), rich in endemics (Ulicetum erinacei, Genisto triacanthi-Cistetum palhinhae).
|EU Habitats Directive||Annex I habitat type (code 5140)|
|EU conservation status by biogeographical region||Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate|
|Natura 2000 sites||2 are designated for this habitat type|
EU conservation status
Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.