Pollino e Orsomarso

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code IT9310303)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since May 2005
  • Country: Italy
  • Administrative region: Calabria (ITF6)
  • Surface area: 941 km2 (94145.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 24 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 22 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 (24)
Species group Number
Birds 17
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 2
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 0
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 0
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 0
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 0
5230 Arborescent matorral with Laurus nobilis 0
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 0
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 0
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 0
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 0
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 0
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 0
9220 Apennine beech forests with Abies alba and beech forests with Abies nebrodensis 0
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 0
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 0
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 0
91M0 Pannonian-Balkanic turkey oak –sessile oak forests 0
91AA Eastern white oak woods 0
95A0 High oro-Mediterranean pine forests 0

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)
May 2005
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
 
Date of Standard data form update December 2015

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