Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Artiodactyla > Family: Bovidae > Genus: Capra > Species: Capra pyrenaica pyrenaica

Pyrenean Ibex - Capra pyrenaica pyrenaica Cabrera, 1911

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 0 are designated for this species
Valid parent species Capra pyrenaica
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
May also occur in
  • sparsely vegetated land
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1370


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Bucardo Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Iberischer Steinbock (subsp.) German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Pyrenean Ibex English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Pyrenæisk underart af stenbuk Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Spaanse steenbok (subsp.) Dutch EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
No synonyms available.

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

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2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Alsace
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
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