logo sisv




Fitosociologia numero 44 (2) S1

pag. 83-88: Gli habitat di interesse comunitario (Direttiva 92/43/CEE) nella Riserva Naturale Sacca di Bellocchio (province di Ravenna e Ferrara)

N. Merloni

Piazza A.Costa, 15, I-48015 Cervia (RA); e-mail: nmerloni@global-italy.net

Download articolo completo


Habitats of Community interest (Council Directive 92/43/EEC) in the Natural Reserve of Sacca di Bellocchio (Ravenna and Ferrara Provinces). Vegetal communities of  the littoral saltmarsh Sacca di Bellocchio (Ravenna and Ferrara provinces), recently surveyed in order to verify the possible changes in comparison with the regional cartography of the 1999, have been analyzed and classifyed following the Interpretation Manual of European Union Habitats – EUR 27 July 2007. The following habitats have been recognized: 1150*- Coastal lagoons; 1210 - Annual vegetation of drift lines; 1310 - Salicornia and other annuals colonising mud and sand; 1320 - Spartina swards (Spartinion maritimae); 1410 - Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi); 1420 - Mediterranean and thermo-Atlantic halophilous scrubs (Sarcocornetea fruticosi); 2120 - Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria (white dunes). Furthermore a syntaxonomical scheme of the detected communities  is reported.


Habitat Directive (92/43/EEC), littoral vegetation, Ravenna & Ferrara provinces, threatened plant communities.