Selva Pisana

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (92)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 75
Ferns 1
Fishes 3
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 4
Mammals 6
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1150 Coastal lagoons 23.86
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 11.71
1310 Salicornia and other annuals colonizing mud and sand 5.21
1410 Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) 23.47
1420 Mediterranean and thermo-Atlantic halophilous scrubs (Sarcocornetea fruticosi) 10.91
1510 Mediterranean salt steppes (Limonietalia) 0.24
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 6.15
2120 Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria ('white dunes') 7.12
2210 Crucianellion maritimae fixed beach dunes 24.48
2230 Malcolmietalia dune grasslands 0.94
2240 Brachypodietalia dune grasslands with annuals 87.09
2250 Coastal dunes with Juniperus spp 25.49
2260 Cisto-Lavenduletalia dune sclerophyllous scrubs 537.69
2270 Wooded dunes with Pinus pinea and/or Pinus pinaster 2720.76
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 1.04
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 0.4
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 11.74
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 2.98
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 1.02
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 172.33
7210 Calcareous fens with Cladium mariscus and species of the Caricion davallianae 1.44
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 187.65
91F0 Riparian mixed forests of Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis and Ulmus minor, Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus angustifolia, along the great rivers (Ulmenion minoris) 2235.5
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 16.43
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 603.69

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)
December 1998
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
June 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) May 2016
Date of Standard data form update December 2019

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