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Serres del Montsec, Sant Mamet i Mitjana

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (79)
Species group Number
Birds 58
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 7
Mammals 11
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 34.091
4030 European dry heaths 2.026
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 158.876
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 2467.3
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 47.724
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 711.693
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0.01
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 4.364
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 197.486
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 251.811
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 2.516
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 11.698
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 32.803
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 1065.68
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 30.378
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 65.813
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 28.473
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 15.545
9240 Quercus faginea and Quercus canariensis Iberian woods 1708.95
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 113.656
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 9130.04
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 276.238
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 37.79
9580 Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods 0.888

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 June 2021

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