Gabizos (et vallée d'Arrens, versant sud-est du Gabizos)

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR7300921)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since December 1998
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Midi-Pyrénées (FR62)
  • Surface area: 30 km2 (2997.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 7 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 20 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species


List

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (7)
Species group Number
Flowering Plants 1
Mammals 4
Mosses & Liverworts 1
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 8.91
4030 European dry heaths 106.07
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 103.16
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 29.24
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 40.12
6140 Siliceous Pyrenean Festuca eskia grasslands 121.42
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 57.11
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 87.78
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 533.74
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 42.19
6520 Mountain hay meadows 2.89
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0.38
7230 Alkaline fens 3
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 424.59
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 111.35
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 197.81
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 464.76
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 35.78
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 236.85
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 5.85

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) Not under Birds directive
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
December 1998
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
November 2015
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) March 2016
 
Date of Standard data form update October 2013

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