Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Odonata > Family: Cordulegastridae > Genus: Cordulegaster > Species: Cordulegaster trinacriae

Cordulegaster trinacriae Waterson, 1976

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 31 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1047


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ITA020016 Italy Monte Quacella, Monte dei Cervi, Pizzo Carbonara, Monte Ferro, Pizzo Otiero Map
ITA020034 Italy Monte Carcaci, Pizzo Colobria e ambienti umidi Map
ITA030038 Italy Serra del Re, Monte Soro e Biviere di Cesarò Map
ITA030035 Italy Alta Valle del Fiume Alcantara Map
IT9350164 Italy Torrente Vasi Map
IT8050024 Italy Monte Cervati, Centaurino e Montagne di Laurino Map
IT9350172 Italy Fondali da Punta Pezzo a Capo dell'Armi Map
IT8040009 Italy Monte Accelica Map
ITA020020 Italy Querceti sempreverdi di Geraci Siculo e Castelbuono Map
ITA030010 Italy Fiume Fiumedinisi, Monte Scuderi Map
ITA090009 Italy Valle del Fiume Anapo, Cavagrande del Calcinara, Cugni di Sortino Map
IT9110003 Italy Monte Cornacchia - Bosco Faeto Map
IT8040006 Italy Dorsale dei Monti del Partenio Map
IT9310025 Italy Valle del Fiume Lao Map
IT9310085 Italy Serra Stella Map
IT9310023 Italy Valle del Fiume Argentino Map
ITA020048 Italy Monti Sicani, Rocca Busambra e Bosco della Ficuzza Map
IT7212133 Italy Torrente Tirino (Forra) - Monte Ferrante Map
IT9310079 Italy Cozzo del Principe Map
IT8050049 Italy Fiumi Tanagro e Sele Map
IT8010013 Italy Matese Casertano Map
IT9310303 Italy Pollino e Orsomarso Map
ITA020050 Italy Parco delle Madonie Map
ITA030043 Italy Monti Nebrodi Map
ITA020017 Italy Complesso Pizzo Dipilo e Querceti su calcare Map
IT8010015 Italy Monte Massico Map
IT9210040 Italy Bosco Magnano Map
IT8050002 Italy Alta Valle del Fiume Calore Lucano (Salernitano) Map
IT9330117 Italy Pinete del Roncino Map
IT7212134 Italy Bosco di Collemeluccio - Selvapiana - Castiglione - La Cocozza Map
IT9150041 Italy Valloni di Spinazzola Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Süditalienische Quelljungfer German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Cordulegaster boltoni trinacriae Waterson, 1976
Cordulegaster picta trinacriae Waterson, 1976
Cordulegaster pictus trinacriae Waterson, 1976

Other resources

Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF search Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

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