Database release:
SDF
NATURA 2000 - STANDARD DATA FORM

For Special Protection Areas (SPA),
Proposed Sites for Community Importance (pSCI),
Sites of Community Importance (SCI) and
for Special Areas of Conservation (SAC)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. SITE IDENTIFICATION

Back to top

1.1 Type

B

1.2 Site code

PTMAD0013

1.3 Site name

Porto Novo

1.4 First Compilation date

2015-12

1.5 Update date

-

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Secretaria Regional do Ambiente e Recursos Naturais
Address:               
Email:gabinete.sra@madeira.gov.pt

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site proposed as SCI:2015-12
Date site confirmed as SCI: No data
Date site designated as SAC: No data
National legal reference of SAC designation: No data

2. SITE LOCATION

Back to top

2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:-16.811100
Latitude:32.660200

2.2 Area [ha]

48.0500

2.3 Marine area [%]

0.0000

2.4 Sitelength [km]:

0.00

2.5 Administrative region code and name

NUTS level 2 code Region Name
PT30Região Autónoma da Madeira

2.6 Biogeographical Region(s)

Macaronesian (100.00 %)

3. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Back to top

3.1 Habitat types present on the site and assessment for them

Annex I Habitat types Site assessment
Code PF NP Cover [ha] Cave [number] Data quality A|B|C|D A|B|C
      RepresentativityRelative SurfaceConservationGlobal
1250  info      0.00         
5330  info      0.00   
9320  info      0.00   
9360  info      0.00         
  • PF: for the habitat types that can have a non-priority as well as a priority form (6210, 7130, 9430) enter "X" in the column PF to indicate the priority form.
  • NP: in case that a habitat type no longer exists in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Cover: decimal values can be entered
  • Caves: for habitat types 8310, 8330 (caves) enter the number of caves if estimated surface is not available.
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation)

3.2 Species referred to in Article 4 of Directive 2009/147/EC and listed in Annex II of Directive 92/43/EEC and site evaluation for them

Species Population in the site Site assessment
G Code Scientific Name S NP T Size Unit Cat. D.qual. A|B|C|D A|B|C
      MinMax  Pop.Con.Iso.Glo.
BA010Calonectris diomedea                 
P1579Maytenus umbellata          DD 
P6234Phagnalon saxatile          DD 
BA450Serinus canaria          DD 
BA311Sylvia atricapilla          DD 
BA283Turdus merula          DD 
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, I = Invertebrates, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Type: p = permanent, r = reproducing, c = concentration, w = wintering (for plant and non-migratory species use permanent)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the Standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting (see reference portal)
  • Abundance categories (Cat.): C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present - to fill if data are deficient (DD) or in addition to population size information
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation); VP = 'Very poor' (use this category only, if not even a rough estimation of the population size can be made, in this case the fields for population size can remain empty, but the field "Abundance categories" has to be filled in)

3.3 Other important species of flora and fauna (optional)

Species

Population in the site

Motivation

Group CODE Scientific Name S NP Size Unit Cat. Species Annex Other categories
     MinMax C|R|V|PIVVABCD
Acalles saxicola                   
Actinella arcta                   
Actinella lentiginosa stellaris                   
Actinella nitidiuscula nitidiuscula                   
Aeonium glandulosum                   
A110Alectoris rufa                   
Amphorella tornatellina tornatellina                   
Apollonias barbujana                   
A425Apus unicolor                   
Buteo buteo harterti                   
Calliptamus madeirae                   
A364Carduelis carduelis                   
A363Carduelis chloris                   
Carlina salicifolia                   
Ceterach lolegnamense                   
A206Columba livia                   
Crambe fruticosa                   
Craspedopoma monizianum                   
Discula polymorpha polymorpha                   
Disculella maderensis maderensis                   
Echium nervosum                   
Erica canariensis                   
A269Erithacus rubecula                   
Euphorbia piscatoria                   
Exormotheca pustulosa                   
A096Falco tinnunculus                   
Fissidens coacervatus                 
Genista tenera                   
Globularia salicina                   
Hogna insularum                   
Hogna maderiana                   
Hypericum canariense                   
Janulus bifrons                   
Jasminum odoratissimum                   
A604Larus michahellis                   
Laurus novocanariensis                   
Leiostyla millegrana                   
Leiostyla sphinctostoma                   
Leptaxis groviana groviana                   
Micromeria maderensis                   
A261Motacilla cinerea                   
Myrtus communis                   
Olea maderensis                   
2017Pipistrellus maderensis                   
Plantago maderensis                   
Polypodium macaronesicum                   
Riccia crozalsii                   
Salix canariensis                   
Siderites candicans                   
1651Sideroxylon marmulano                   
Sinapidendron angustifolium                   
Smilax pendulina                   
Sonchus ustulatus                   
Staurodon saxicola                   
Tamus edulis                   
Teira dugesii dugesii                 
Tolpis succulenta                   
A213Tyto alba                   
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, Fu = Fungi, I = Invertebrates, L = Lichens, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • CODE: for Birds, Annex IV and V species the code as provided in the reference portal should be used in addition to the scientific name
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting, (see reference portal)
  • Cat.: Abundance categories: C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present
  • Motivation categories: IV, V: Annex Species (Habitats Directive), A: National Red List data; B: Endemics; C: International Conventions; D: other reasons

4. SITE DESCRIPTION

Back to top

4.1 General site character

Habitat class % Cover
N0870.00
N1830.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

É imperativo destacar que este sítio alberga tipos habitat fortemente fragmentados e ameaçados (habitats 5330 e 9320), característicos das cotas mais baixas, tendo sido os habitats terrestres que mais foram impactados pelas atividades humanasdesde o início do século XV até à atualidade. A par com estes habitats temos a presença de uma variante de Laurissilvas Macaronésicas (habitat 9360), i.e. laurissilva do barbusano, a qual se encontra na mesma situação de ameaça que os primeiros (habitats 5330 e 9320). Neste sítio são observadas genericamente comunidades que se integram no complexo de vegetação climatófila [séries de vegetação] denominado Mayteno umbellatae-Oleo maderensis sigmetum [série do zambujal madeirense]: 1) O clímax (Mayteno umbellatae- Oleetum maderensis) (inclui-se no habitat 9320) corresponde a micro-bosques ou matagais infra-florestais dominados por arbustos paleomediterrânicos esclerófilos, xerofíticos e termófilos como sejam Olea maderensis, Maytenus umbellata, Chamaemeles coriacea, Dracaena draco, e Asparagus scoparius; 2) O mato de substituição (inclui-se no habitat 5330) do Mayteno- Oleetum maderensis é maioritariamente, em solos medianamente profundos menos erodidos e solos agrícolas abandonados,a comunidade de figueira-do-inferno (Euphorbietum piscatoriae). Também temos presente uma comunidade, i.e. Myrto communis-Hypericetum canariensis (inclui-se no Habitat 5330), dominada pelo nanofanerófito Hypericum canariense que atinge 3 m de altura, sendo uma comunidade infra-termomediterrânica, sub-húmida, subserial dos barbusanais (Semele-Apollonietum barbujanae) mais termófilos, do Sul da Ilha da Madeira entre nas cotas mais baixas. Esta comunidade enquadra-se no complexo de vegetação climatófila [séries de vegetação] denominado Semele androgynae- Apollonio barbujanae sigmetum subserial dos barbusanais (Semele-Apollonietum barbujanae), mais termófilos, do Sul da Ilha da Madeira nas cotas mais baixas. Desta forma, temos como vegetação climax a Laurissilva do barbuzano (Habitat 9360).

4.2 Quality and importance

Assegurar a sobrevivência a longo prazo dos habitats 5330 e 9320, e assegurar a recuperação da variante laurisilva do barbusano (habitat 9360), bem como das espécies respetivas, em particular de Olea maderensis. Os táxones seguintes: Appollonias barbujana, Carlina salicifolia, Erica canariensis, Globularia salicina, Hypericum canariensis, Jasminum odoratissimum, Laurus novocanariensis, Myrtus communis, Polypodium macaronesicum, Salix canariensis, Tamus edulis, Tolpis suculenta são incluídos na lista de espécies no campo 3.3 pelo facto de se constituírem como elementos estruturantes dos dois habitats predominantes neste Sítio, para além de todos eles serem táxones endémicos da Macaronésia à excepção de Polypodium macaronesicum e de Myrtus communis.

4.3 Threats, pressures and activities with impacts on the site

The most important impacts and activities with high effect on the site

Negative Impacts
RankThreats and pressures [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
LA01i
HC01i
MG01.03.02i
HH04.03i
MI01i
LJ01.01i
HJ02.03i
MK01.01i
MK03.04i
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]

Rank: H = high, M = medium, L = low
Pollution: N = Nitrogen input, P = Phosphor/Phosphate input, A = Acid input/acidification,
T = toxic inorganic chemicals, O = toxic organic chemicals, X = Mixed pollutions
i = inside, o = outside, b = both

4.5 Documentation

Borges, P.A.V., Abreu, C., Aguiar, A.M.F., Carvalho, P., Jardim, R., Melo, I., Oliveira, P., Sérgio, C., Serrano, A.R.M. & Vieira, P. (eds.) (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos.Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores, Funchal and Angra do Heroísmo. Cameron RAD, Cook LM (2001). Madeiran snails: Faunal differentiation on a small island, Journal of Molluscan Studies, 67:257-267. Costa, J. C., J. Capelo, R. Jardim, M. Sequeira, D. Espírito-Santo, M. Lousã, S. Fontinha, C. Aguiar & S. Rivas-Martínez. 2004. Catálogo sintaxonómico e florístico das comunidades vegetais da Madeira e Porto Santo José Carlos. Quercetea6: 61-187 Jardim, R. & M.M. Sequeira. 2010. On Plantago costae Menezes a forgotten species of the Madeira Flora. Silva Lusitana 18(2): 239 – 246. Jardim, R. & M.M. Sequeira. 2011. Sonchus parathalassius J.G. Costa ex R. Jardim & M. Seq., a new species from Porto Santo Island (Madeira Archipelago). Silva Lusitana 19(2): 233 – 245. Lobin, W., T. Leyens, A. Santos, H. Costa Neves & I. Gomes. 2005. The genus Sideroxylon (Sapotaceae) on the Madeira, Canary Islands and Cape Verde archipelagos. Vieraea 33: 119-144. Puppo, P. & H. Meimberg. 2015. New species and new combinations in Micromeria (Lamiaceae) from the Canary Islands and Madeira. Phytotaxa 230 (1): 1-21. Rivas-Martínez, S., F. Fernández-González, J. Loidi, M. Lousã & A. Penas. 2002. Olea maderensis (Lowe) Rivas Mart. & Del Arco comb. nov., p. 705. IN: Vascular Plant Communities of Spain and Portugal Addenda to the Syntaxonomical Checklist of 2001. Itinera Geobotanica 15(2): 433-922. Seddon MB (2008). An illustrated compendium of the landsnails and slugs of the Madeiran archipelago. Studies in Biodiversity and Systematics of Terrestrial Organisms from the National Museum of Wales, Biotir Reports. Seddon MB (2013). Actinella lentiginosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T157110A5037660. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T157110A5037660.en. Seddon MB (2013). Actinella nitidiuscula. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T157055A5042372. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T157055A5042372.en. Seddon MB (2013). Craspedopoma monizianum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T156955A5021127. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T156955A5021127.en. Seddon MB (2013). Discula polymorpha. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T156868A5009887. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T156868A5009887.en. Seddon MB (2013). Disculella madeirensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T6732A12802234. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T6732A12802234.en. Seddon MB (2013). Leiostyla millegrana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T171761A6801799. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T171761A6801799.en. Seddon MB (2013). Leiostyla sphinctostoma. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T171321A6799751. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T171321A6799751.en. Seddon MB (2013). Leptaxis groviana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T156493A4953615. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-1.RLTS.T156493A4953615.en. Teixeira S (2005). “Os morcegos (Mammalia: Chiroptera) do Arquipélago da Madeira: Identificação Morfológica e Acústica. Um Contributo para a sua Conservação”. Tese de Licenciatura. Universidade da Madeira. Funchal. 50pp. Teixeira S (2012). Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Autonomous Region of Madeira. In: Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Portugal. 2012/17th Advisory Committee Meeting. ICNB. Ministério do Agricultura, Mar,Ambiente e Ordenamento do Território. 46 pp. Teixeira S (2013). Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Autonomous Region of Madeira. In: Agreement on The Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Portugal. 2013/18th Advisory Committee Meeting. ICNF. Ministério do Agricultura, Mar,Ambiente e Ordenamento do Território. 43 pp. Teixeira S (2014). Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Autonomous Region of Madeira. In: Agreement on The Conservation of Populations of European Bats. Report on Implementation of the Agreement in Portugal. 2014/7th MoP. ICNF. Ministério do Agricultura, Mar, Ambiente e Ordenamento do Território. 74 pp. Teixeira S, Jesus J (2009). Echolocation calls of bats from Madeira Island: Acoustic characterization and implicationsfor surveys. Acta Chiropterologica. 11 (1): 183 - 190. Waldén HW (1983). Systematic and biogeographical studies of the terrestrial gastropoda of Madeira, with an annotated check-list. Annales Zoologica Fennica 20: 255-275.

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

Back to top No data

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

Back to top

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

Yes
No, but in preparation
X
No

 

7. MAP OF THE SITE

Back to top
INSPIRE ID:
Map delivered as PDF in electronic format (optional)
Yes
No

SITE DISPLAY