Sistema Prelitoral meridional

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (43)
Species group Number
Birds 20
Fishes 3
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 8
Mammals 10
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 1
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 0.2
3250 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Glaucium flavum 16.2444
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 0.1
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 6.85761
3290 Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers of the Paspalo-Agrostidion 0.1
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 866.276
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 765.834
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 1885.1
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 1803.05
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 1
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 11.8185
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 1180.03
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 34.4982
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0.1
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 1.83987
7210 Calcareous fens with Cladium mariscus and species of the Caricion davallianae 10.5974
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 2.25274
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 416.622
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 2634.49
8310 Caves not open to the public 1
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 81.8189
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 59.1417
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 93.2364
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 5265.76
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 6119.07
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 7614.63
9580 Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods 12.3129

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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