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VALLE

DELLA LUNA

 

ECOLOGY

BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY IN

CAPO TESTA (SAC)

SARDEGNA

 Recording Nature, to Document Species & Habitats

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RECENTLY ADDED DOCUMENTS (pdf)

  • 1st Valle - Cala di L'Ea.

  • 2nd Valle - Cala di Mezzu.

  • 3rd Valle - Cala Grande.

  • 4th Valle - Cala Uga.

  • 5th Valle - Cala Uga Uga.

  • 6th Valle - Cala Francese.

  • 7th Valle - Cala Star Trek.

  • 8th Valle - Cala Tartaruga.

  • 9th Valle - Cala Polpo.

  • The Uga Basin.

  • Teschio Woodland.

  • Tempio.

  • Lavender Hill.

  • Rosemary Fields.

  • Valli Avenue.

  • Goatland.

  • The Faro.

  • Cala Spinosa/Polutsinu.

  • Roman Pastures.

  • Bridge Zone (Due Mari).

  • Zona Macchia Calcarea.

  Dunes, Grassland & Scrub;

  • 1210 - Annual Vegetated Drift Lines.

  • 2210 - Fixed Grey Dunes with Pancratium.

  • 2230 - Malcomietalia Dune Grassland.

  • 2240 - Brachypodietalia Dune Grassland.

  • 2250 - Fixed Grey Dunes with Juniperus spp.

  Gariga, Macchia & Woodland;

  • 2210 - Coastal Elicriso Gariga.

  • 2230 - Thermo-Mediterranean - Tree Spurge Gariga.

  • 2240 - Endemic Phrygana - Cyrno-Sardian Genista. 

  • 2250 - Western Garrigue - Rosmarino-Cisto Gariga.

  • 1210 - Arborecent Matorral with Juniperus spp.

  • 5678 - Meso-Mediterranean Quercus Forests

  Rocky Outcrops & Caves;

  • 1240 - Vegetated Sea Cliffs with Endemic Limonium spp.

  • H1.1 - Cave Entrances; 8310 - Caves not open

      to the Public.

  Plagio-Climax Habitats;

  • Malva stands (Malva veneta) - with high ecological value.

  • Sarsaparilla-Lentisco Gariga - a result of past deforestion.

  • Valli Avenue Greenroof - Intensive-type with Orchids.

  • Undefined Wildflower Meadow/Grassland

                                                       

  • Botanical History: from 40,000ma, since the last ice age..

  • Botanical Inventory: Trees, Shrubs, Sub-Shrubs, Climbers, Herbaceous, Grasses, Geophytes, Bryophytes.

  • Invasive & Non-Native Plant Populations: Plant Profiles, Quantitative Analysis of Populations.

  • Endemic & Endangered Plant Species, Populations & Communities: Identification, Community Profiles.

  • Plant Species with High Ecological Value: Associations with Fauna.

  • Ethnobotanical Compendium: Identification of Useful Species, Sustainable Harvesting.

FLORAE (Plants)

  • Dictyoptera (Mantids)

  • Odonata (Dragon/Damselflies).

  • Orthoptera (Grasshoppers/Crickets).

  • Gastropoda (Snails).

  • Isopoda (Woodlice).

  • Diplopoda (Millipedes).

  • Chilopoda (Centipedes).

  • Oligochaeta (Earthworms).

  • Homoptera - Hemiptera (Bugs)

  • Ephemerodtera (Mayflies).

  • Neuroptera (Lacewings).

  • Trichoptera (Caddis Flies).

  •  Mecoptera (Scorpion Flies).

  • Plecoptera (Snakeflies).

  • Diptera (2-Winged Flies).

  • Others Groups possibly added.

  • Testudo Marginata (Marginated Tortoise).

  • Testudo Graeca (Greek Tortoise) - not listed.

  • Emys orbicularis (European Pond Turtle).

  • Hierophis viridiflavus (Green Whip Snake).

  • Bufo viridis (European Green Toad).

  • Discoglossus Sardus (Tyrrhenian Painted Frog).

  • Hyla sarda (Sardinian Tree-Frog).

  • Euleptes europaea (European Leaf-toed Gecko).

  • Tarentola mauritanica (Moorish Gecko).

  • Chalcides ocellatus (Ocellated Skink).

  • Algyroides fitzingeri (Pygmy Algyroides).

  • Archaeolacerta bedriagae (Bedriaga's Rock Lizard).

  • Podarcis sicula (Italian Wall Lizard).

  • Podarcis tiliguerta (Tyrrhenian Wall Lizard).

  • BirdsAs officially listed by EUNIS/Natura 2000 documentation & from observation.

  • Athene noctua (Civetta - Small Owl).

  • Alectoris barbara (Sardinian Partridge).

  • Calonectris diomedea (Scopoli's Shearwater).

  • Caprimulgus europaeus (Nightjar).

  • Columba livia (Wild Pigeon).

  • Columba palumbus (Wood Pigeon).

  • Corvus corax (Imperial Crow).

  • Falco peregrinus (Peregrine Falcon).

  • Larus andouinii (Andouin's Gull).

  • Larus ridibundus (Black Headed Gull).

  • Phalacrocorax aristotelis (Common Shag).

  • Puffinus yelkouan (Yelkouan Shearwater).

  • Sylvia sarda. (Marmora's Warbler).

  • Sylvia undata (Dartford Warbler).

  • Tyto alba (Barn Owl).

  • Mammals: As observed (Rhinolophus ferrumequinum - Greater Horseshoe Bat, EUNIS/Natura 2000 listed).

  • Rodentia (Rodents).

  • Bats (Chiroptera).

  • Weasels (Mustela).

  • Rabbits (Lagomorpha).

  • Wild Boar (Sus scrofa).

  • Goats (Capra).

  • Cats (Felis).

  • Dogs (Canis).

​Observed, but yet to be certified:

  • Hegehogs (Erinaceomorpha)

  • Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes).

  • Recommended Actions (Habitats/Species).

  • Potential Restoration & Rewilding.

  • Valle Della Luna Biodiversity Action Plan.

  • Anticipating Future Change.

  • Short Stories.

  • Valle Music.

  • Valle Fashion.

  • The Art of Fire.

  • Arts & Crafts.

  • News.

  • Valle Conduct Guide.

  • Sustainable Food Recycling.

  • What did the Sea bring? Plastic.

  • Downloads: Including IUCN Red Lists, all relevant documentation used & created documentation

  • Glossary: Including all technical, scientific & bespoke terminology used on the website.

  • Shop: To Be Added.

  • Contacts

 

CURRENT RESEARCH TOPIC A4  

EARWIGS OF THE VALLE