Serres del Litoral central

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (21)
Species group Number
Birds 12
Invertebrates 1
Mammals 7
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1150 Coastal lagoons 2.00589
1170 Reefs 3.33
1240 Vegetated sea cliffs of the Mediterranean coasts with endemic Limonium spp 20.4045
1410 Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) 2.00589
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 0.1
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 0.1
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 48.8
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 0.1
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0.997472
3290 Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers of the Paspalo-Agrostidion 0.1
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 0.1
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 0.1
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 3069.08
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 690.712
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0.997472
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0.1
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 113.736
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 263.232
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 15.0292
8310 Caves not open to the public 0.997472
9240 Quercus faginea and Quercus canariensis Iberian woods 7.6
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 3.20566
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 0.1
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 1278.74
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 6679.1

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)
March 2005
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
December 1997
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
July 2006
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) November 2014
Date of Standard data form update December 2014

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Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
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European protected sites map viewer Simple interactive map showing Natura 2000 sites and Nationally designated areas
Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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