Golfo di Orosei

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (44)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Birds 25
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 3
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 8
Reptiles 3

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1110 Sandbanks which are slightly covered by sea water all the time 372
1120 Posidonia beds (Posidonion oceanicae) 1738.32
1160 Large shallow inlets and bays 16.18
1170 Reefs 289.72
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 0.0869
1240 Vegetated sea cliffs of the Mediterranean coasts with endemic Limonium spp 289.72
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 289.72
2120 Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria ('white dunes') 289.72
2210 Crucianellion maritimae fixed beach dunes 0.17
2240 Brachypodietalia dune grasslands with annuals 289.72
3290 Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers of the Paspalo-Agrostidion 289.72
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 4345.8
5320 Low formations of Euphorbia close to cliffs 289.72
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 869.16
5430 Endemic phryganas of the Euphorbio-Verbascion 289.72
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 1448.6
6310 Dehesas with evergreen Quercus spp 1448.6
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 2.85
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 869.16
8310 Caves not open to the public 289.72
8330 Submerged or partially submerged sea caves 289.72
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 5.1
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 10.02
9320 Olea and Ceratonia forests 20.4253
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 7243
9380 Forests of Ilex aquifolium 289.72

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)
July 2009
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
September 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date of Standard data form update January 2017

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