Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Sylviidae > Genus: Phylloscopus > Species: Phylloscopus trochiloides

Phylloscopus trochiloides (Sundevall, 1837)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU Population status
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 25 are designated for this species
Breeding habitats
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code A312


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Threat and EU population status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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

EU population status

The status of the population at the EU level was evaluated at the species level; this was based on the reports delivered by Member States under Article 12 of the Birds Directive (see fact sheet below). The EU status assessment can cover several subspecies/subspecific population units. For more information, please consult the species fact sheet and link below.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered
Population status categories for bird species under the Birds Directive
Near Threatened, declining or depleted
Threatened (i.e. vulnerable, endangered, critically endangered, regionally extinct)
Unknown or not evaluated

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
DE4229401 Germany Vogelschutzgebiet Hochharz Map
FI0100040 Finland Nuuksio Map
FI0200031 Finland Otajärvi Map
FI0200151 Finland Preiviikinlahti (SPA) Map
FI0700043 Finland Koitajoen alue Map
FI0700045 Finland Ruunaa Map
FI0800130 Finland Merenkurkun saaristo Map
FI0800132 Finland Luodon saaristo Map
FI0900039 Finland Vaarunvuoret Map
FI0900078 Finland Edessalo-Haukkasalo Map
FI1100203 Finland Isomatala-Maasyvänlahti Map
FI1200901 Finland Talaskankaan alue Map
IT1180004 Italy Greto dello Scrivia Map
MT0000015 Malta L-Inhawi tal-Ghadira Map
PLB040003 Poland Dolina Dolnej Wisły Map
PLB200003 Poland Puszcza Knyszyńska Map
PLC200004 Poland Puszcza Białowieska Map
SE0230254 Sweden Omberg Map
SE0820108 Sweden Haparanda skärgård Map
FI0100105 Finland Kirkkonummen saaristo (SPA) Map
SKUEV0310 Slovakia Kralovoholske Tatry Map
CY4000014 Cyprus PERIOCHI DRYMOU Map
ES6200007 Spain Islas e Islotes del Litoral Mediterráneo Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:12930 European bird-ringing
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
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