Ubiña-La Mesa

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES0000315)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since January 2003
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Principado de Asturias (ES12)
  • Surface area: 394 km2 (39353.52 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Atlantic biogeographical region
  • It protects 46 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 21 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species


List

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (46)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 31
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 3
Mammals 7
Reptiles 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 2.41
4020 Temperate Atlantic wet heaths with Erica ciliaris and Erica tetralix 0.76
4030 European dry heaths 5599.8
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 500.8
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 3149.66
6160 Oro-Iberian Festuca indigesta grasslands 313.84
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 328.66
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 934.81
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 319.38
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 98.3
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 214.57
7130 Blanket bogs (* if active bog) 393.52
7230 Alkaline fens 1.03
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 335.6
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 333.73
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 380.88
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 3257.18
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 237.48
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 46.78
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 86.02
9380 Forests of Ilex aquifolium 325.73

Designation information

NATURA 2000 is the ecological network for the conservation of wild animals and plant species and natural habitats of Community importance within the Union. It consists of sites classified under the Birds Directive and the Habitats Directive (the Nature Directives).

NATURA 2000 site under

Birds Directive 2009/147/EC (SPA) Under Birds directive
  • Date classified as Special Protection Area (SPA)
January 2003
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
 
Date of Standard data form update January 2015

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