Pena Trevinca

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES0000437)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since June 2008
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Galicia (ES11)
  • Surface area: 225 km2 (22511.31 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 56 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 30 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (56)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Birds 40
Flowering Plants 5
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 5
Reptiles 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 28.27
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 213.85
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0.5
4020 Temperate Atlantic wet heaths with Erica ciliaris and Erica tetralix 153.48
4030 European dry heaths 8067.38
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 1.28
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 39.04
5120 Mountain Cytisus purgans formations 19.24
6160 Oro-Iberian Festuca indigesta grasslands 1660.51
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0.5
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 142.86
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 237.15
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 218.3
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 139.95
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 354.16
7110 Active raised bogs 196.89
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 1.49
7150 Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion 31.35
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 112.87
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0.5
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 112.87
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 2220.87
8310 Caves not open to the public 112.87
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 15.12
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 39.49
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 2670.71
9260 Castanea sativa woods 379.96
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 13.72
9380 Forests of Ilex aquifolium 2.41
9580 Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods 31.86

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)
June 2008
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
Date of Standard data form update September 2019

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