Molinière - Beauséjour MPA

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Chapter 3. SITE DESCRIPTION

Flora

Brief description of the main plant assemblages significant or particular in the area:


The coastal land that form the Moliniere Beausejour Marine Protected Area is cover primarily by littoral woodsland and cactus shrubbs. 

List of plant species within the site that are in SPAW Annex I

List of species in SPAW annex I Estimate of population size Comments if any

List of plant species within the site that are in SPAW Annex III

List of species in SPAW annex III Estimate of population size Comments if any
Combretaceae: Conocarpus erectus not given
Compositae : Laguncularia racemosa not given
Cymodoceaceae: Syringodium filiforme not given
Hydrocharitaceae: Thalassia testudinum not given
Rhizophoraceae: Rhizophora mangle not given

List of plant species within the site that are in the IUCN Red List. UICN red list : http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/search You will specify the IUCN Status (CR:critically endangered; EN:endangered; VU:vulnerable).

List of species in IUCN red list that are present in your site IUCN Status Estimate of population size Comments if any

List of plant species within the site that are in the national list of protected species

List of species in the national list of protected species that are present in your site Estimate of population size Comments if any

Fauna

Brief descript° of the main fauna populations and/or those of particular importance present (resident or migratory) in the area:


There are a number of improtant marine and terrestrial species that are protected within the MPA. These include all species of marine turtle, all species of corals and all species of invertebrates.

List of animal species within the site that are in SPAW Annex II

List of species in SPAW annex II Estimate of population size Comments if any
Reptiles: Chelonia mydas not given
Reptiles: Eretmochelys imbricata not given
Reptiles: Dermochelys coriacea not given

List of animal species within the site that are in SPAW Annex III

List of species in SPAW annex III Estimate of population size Comments if any
Hydrozoa: Milleporidae not given
Anthozoa : Antipatharia not given
Anthozoa : Gorgonacea not given
Anthozoa : Scleractinia not given
Molluscs: Strombus gigas not given
Crustaceans: Panulirus argus not given
Reptiles: Boa constrictor not given
Reptiles: Iguana iguana not given

List of animal species within the site that are in the IUCN Red List. IUCN Red List : http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/search You will specify the IUCN Status (CR:critically endangered; EN:endangered; VU:vulnerable).

List of species in IUCN red list that are present in your site IUCN Status Estimate of population size Comments if any

List of animal species within the site that are in the national list of protected species

List of species in the national list of protected species that are present in your site Estimate of population size Comments if any