Muntanyes de Prades

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (27)
Species group Number
Birds 16
Invertebrates 4
Mammals 6
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 0.4
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 1
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 1
3250 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Glaucium flavum 49.5776
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 1.1213
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 4.943
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 23.9372
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 1.30369
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 6.94239
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 478.69
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0.1
7210 Calcareous fens with Cladium mariscus and species of the Caricion davallianae 0.1
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 6.19266
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 3.10819
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 130.951
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 18.2307
8310 Caves not open to the public 1
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 100.349
9240 Quercus faginea and Quercus canariensis Iberian woods 157.807
9260 Castanea sativa woods 227.607
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 3.3406
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 7430.87
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 2556.21
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 4168.59
9580 Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods 0.5

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) December 2014
Date of Standard data form update December 2014

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