Vilaflor pine woodland

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 1,750 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Pinus canariensis woodland in the south of Tenerife, that are of high ecological and floristic value. Spartocystus and Adenocarpus scrub occurs at higher altitudes.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for endemic forest passerines, especially Fringilla teydea.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vilaflor pine woodland. Downloaded from on 08/07/2020.