Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Salmoniformes > Family: Salmonidae > Genus: Coregonus > Species: Coregonus autumnalis autumnalis

Arctic cisco - Coregonus autumnalis autumnalis (Pallas, 1776)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive
Valid parent species Coregonus autumnalis
Natura 2000 species code 5053


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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.


Not evaluated


Least Concern


Not evaluated

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

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora - consolidated version 01/01/2007 (EU Habitats Directive) Not mentioned as such in the Directive but as higher taxon (genus, family or order)

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Arctic cisco English Fishbase
Cisco arctique French Fishbase
Omul Polish Fishbase
Omul Russian Fishbase
Omulsiika Finnish Fishbase
Pollan English Fishbase
Synonym Author
Salmo autumnalis Pallas, 1776
Salmo omul Pallas, 1811
Goregonus autumnalis (Pallas, 1776)

Other resources

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GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
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NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
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External data

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