Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Chiroptera > Family: Vespertilionidae > Genus: Eptesicus > Species: Eptesicus nilssonii

Northern bat - Eptesicus nilssonii (Keyserling & Blasius, 1839)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Atlantic - Unknown
Boreal - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Pannonian - Unknown
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 3 other international agreements
Most preferred habitats
  • agricultural mosaics
  • cropland
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
  • urban
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1313

Distribution

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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
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
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

Not available

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Északi késeidenevér Hungarian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Liliacul-nordic Romanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
mroczek pozlocisty Polish Polish NRC
Murciélago de huerta norteño Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Netopýr severní Czech Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Noordse vleermuis Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nordflagermus Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nordflaggermus Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nordfledermaus German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nordisk fladdermus Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Northern bat English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Norðleðurblaka Icelandic Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Põhja-nahkhiir Estonian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Pohjanlepakko Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Sérotine de Nilsson French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Serotino di Nilsson Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Severni netopir Slovenian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Šiaurinis šikšnys Lithuanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Synonym Author
Eptesicus nilssoni (Keyserling & Blasius, 1839)
Vesperugo borealis Dobson, 1878
Vespertilio nilssoni Keyserling & Blasius, 1839
Vespertilio kuhli Nilsson, 1836
Vesperugo nilssoni Blasius, 1857
Amblyotus atratus Kolenati, 1858

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

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

60 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2016-02-24 Germany Habitat Derogation 2013_2014 Habitat_2013_2014_GER.xml
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Alsace
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Aquitaine
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Auvergne
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Franche Comté
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Lorraine
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files PACA
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Ile de France
2015-11-03 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2011 Dérogations région Aquitaine
2015-10-16 Italy Habitat derogation 2013-2014 Habides + Habitat xml
2015-10-09 Czech Republic Report according to Art. 16.2 of the Habitats Directive - CZ 2013-2014 Report according to Art. 16.2 of the Habitats Directive - CZ 2013-2014
2015-09-18 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2013 DREAL_LOR_habides_export_habitats_2013.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 ALSACE_Habitat_habides_export.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 AQUITAINE-habides_export_habitats.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 AUVERGNE_habides_habitat.xml
2015-02-23 Germany Habitat Derogation 2011_2012 Germany Habitat_2011_2012_GER.xml
2014-11-13 Slovenia Derogations 2013 Derogations 2013
2014-10-29 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives Habitats and Birds Derogations Report
2014-03-10 Italy Habitat derogation report 2011-2012 Habitat derogation report 2011-2012
2014-01-19 Bulgaria BG-NR under Habitat Directive 2011-2012 BG_HD_NReport 2011-2012
2014-01-07 Luxembourg Article 17 report 92/43/CEE 2007_2012 Luxembourg LU_species_reports-13823-134519.xml
2014-01-06 Hungary HU_Art_17_report_2013_second round_10_31 HU_species_report_art17
2014-01-03 Romania RO Art.17 2007-2012 Report from 31 December 2013 RO_species_reports.xml
2013-12-29 Lithuania Third LT report on Art.17,2007-2012 LT_species_reports-131230-135438.xml
2013-12-29 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2013 SE_species_reports-131230-111623.xml
2013-12-26 Bulgaria BG_habitats_report_2007-2012 Species reports
2013-12-19 Sweden National Report on Derogations under the Habitats directive (Art 16.2)_delivery 2013 National reports on derogations under the Habitats directive (Art 16) 2011-2012_SE_2013-12-20
2013-12-16 Slovakia Art 17 report for the period 2007 - 2012 - second delivery SK_species_reports-131217-132945.xml
2013-12-08 Poland Habitats Directive Art. 17 Report PL_species_reports.xml
2013-12-03 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-11-19 Slovenia Report 2011-2012 derogations 2011 - 2012
2013-10-18 Latvia LATVIA_2007-2012 LV_species_reports-131018-113252.xml
2013-10-11 Finland Hab2011-2012 FI_hab_report_2011_2012.xml
2013-10-10 United Kingdom Habitats Directive Article 17 2013 2nd submission UK GB_species_reports-13925-15297.xml
2013-10-07 Finland Habitat directive reporting (FI) 2007-2012 FI_species_reports.xml
2013-09-17 Estonia Eesti2013 EE_species_reports-13917-14855.xml
2013-08-23 Czech Republic CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2012-12-02 Finland Hab2009-2010 Fi_hab_rap_2009_2010.xml
2012-10-11 Sweden National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives-2009_2010/xml format Derogations Birds/habitats 2009-2010
2011-11-10 Bulgaria Report Habitat Directive_2009-2010. Habitats_09-10.
2010-09-28 Finland Hab2007-2008 Derogation report under the Habitats Directive 2007 & 2008
2010-09-27 Italy Habitats Derogations 2007-2008 Habitats Derogations 2007-2008
2010-09-07 Italy Habitats derogations Report 2007-2008 Report 2007-2008
2010-01-09 Bulgaria Report Habitat and Birds Directives 2007 - 2008 Derogations Habitat and Birds Directives 2007 - 2008
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Eptesicus nilssonii
2008-03-20 Slovenia Article 17 Report Eptesicus nilssonii
2008-03-16 Netherlands NL Report HR 2007 Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-03-04 Italy Italy Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-03-03 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-03-02 Lithuania Buveiniu direktyvos igyvendinimo ataskaita Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-02-27 France rapport France Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-02-21 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-02-21 Slovakia report under habitats directive Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-01-14 Luxembourg Article 17 report 92/43/CEE Luxembourg Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2008-01-10 Finland Suomi virallinen Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Eptesicus nilssoni
2007-10-02 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2007 Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Eptesicus nilssoni

Summary of derogations for species

EU member states are required to report derogations from protection efforts of species.

61 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 data not available Capture No significant impact on the population
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 data not available Blood sampling No significant impact on the population
Severovýchod 2013-03-29 2014-04-10 Osmoderma - desítky Chiroptera - jedinci Ničení míst rozmnožování nevýznamné
Severovýchod 2013-03-29 2014-04-10 Osmoderma - desítky Chiroptera - jedinci Ničení míst odpočinku nevýznamné
Alsace 2012-09-14 2016-07-08 unknowm Capture -
Alsace 2012-09-14 2016-07-08 unknowm Transport -
Alsace 2012-09-14 2016-07-08 unknowm Capture -
Alsace 2012-09-14 2016-07-08 unknowm Transport -
Severen tsentralen 2012-06-29 2013-09-30 The permit allows 20 individuals from each species to be caught. Capture No impact
Bulgaria 2011-07-14 2013-03-01 The permit allows 100 individuals from each species to be caught. Capture No impact
Bulgaria 2011-04-15 2013-04-15 The permit allows 200 individuals from each bat species to be caught Capture No impact
Bulgaria 2011-04-15 2013-04-15 The permit allows 200 individuals from each bat species to be caught Taking dead bodies. No impact
Mazowieckie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Malopolskie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Lubelskie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Podlaskie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Wielkopolskie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Dolnoslaskie 2011-01-07 2013-11-30 From 10 do 4000 specimens depanding on species. Capture (ringing) None because animal were released after tests.
Slovenia 2010-06-23 2015-12-31 neomejeno število mrtvih živali je dovoljeno odvzeti iz narave Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-06-23 2015-12-31 neomejeno število mrtvih živali je dovoljeno odvzeti iz narave Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Etelä-Suomi 2010-05-31 2010-12-31 Rengastu-, merkintä ja näytteenottolupa, yksilömäärää ei ole rajoitettu. Yksilöt vapautetaan välittömästi käsittelyn jälkeen. Capture None
Etelä-Suomi 2010-05-31 2010-12-31 Rengastu-, merkintä ja näytteenottolupa, yksilömäärää ei ole rajoitettu. Yksilöt vapautetaan välittömästi käsittelyn jälkeen. Capture (ringing) None
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je odvzeti iz narave neomejeno število mrtvih živali Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je ujeti neomejeno število živali Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je ujeti neomejeno število živali Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je odvzeti iz narave neomejeno število mrtvih živali Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je ujeti neomejeno število živali Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-27 2060-05-27 dovoljeno je ujeti neomejeno število živali Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-20 2060-05-20 neomejeno število živih živali je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-20 2060-05-20 neomejeno število živih živali je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-20 2060-05-20 neomejeno število živih živali je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-20 2060-05-20 neomejeno število živih živali je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti do največ 100 živih osebkov iz skupin netopirjev, žužkojedov in glodalcev Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti do največ 100 živih osebkov iz skupin netopirjev, žužkojedov in glodalcev Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 neomejeno število mrtvih živali je dovoljeno odvzeti iz narave Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti do največ 100 živih osebkov iz skupin netopirjev, žužkojedov in glodalcev Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti do največ 100 živih osebkov iz skupin netopirjev, žužkojedov in glodalcev Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 neomejeno število mrtvih živali je dovoljeno odvzeti iz narave Keeping of dead species ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-22 2060-03-22 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati do 200 osebkov Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-22 2060-03-22 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati do 200 osebkov Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-22 2060-03-22 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati do 200 osebkov Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-22 2060-03-22 na leto je dovoljeno ujeti in vznemirjati do 200 osebkov Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Pohjois-Suomi 2009-10-13 2014-12-31 Museonäytteiksi tulevien yksilöiden täsmällistä määrää ei tiedetä ennalta Keeping (in captivity) Toimenpiteellä ei arvioida olevan populaatiotasolla merkittävää heikentävää vaikutusta, koska lupa oikeuttaa ottamaan vastaan luonnosta kuolleina löydettyjä yksilöitä ja säilyttämään ne tutkimus- ja opetustarkoituksessa Oulun yliopiston museoissa
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Killing ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Killing ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2009-07-31 2059-07-31 vsako leto se lahko usmrti do 10 osebkov Deliberate disturbance ni vpliva na populacijo
Etelä-Suomi 2009-06-11 2010-12-31 Lupa myönnetty rengastusta, merkintää ja näytteiden ottoa varten. Tarkat yksilömäärät eivät ole tiedossa, mutta yksilöt vapautetaan välittömästi käsittelyn jälkeen. Capture None
Etelä-Suomi 2009-06-11 2010-12-31 Lupa myönnetty rengastusta, merkintää ja näytteiden ottoa varten. Tarkat yksilömäärät eivät ole tiedossa, mutta yksilöt vapautetaan välittömästi käsittelyn jälkeen. Capture (ringing) None
Etelä-Suomi 2009-06-01 2009-09-30 Määrää ei ole rajoitettu. Pyydystäminen vain regastamista ja näytteiden ottoa varten, minkä jälkeen vapautetaan. Capture None
Etelä-Suomi 2009-06-01 2009-09-30 Määrää ei ole rajoitettu. Pyydystäminen vain regastamista ja näytteiden ottoa varten, minkä jälkeen vapautetaan. Capture (ringing) None
Severen tsentralen 2009-04-15 2011-04-15 The permit allows 60 individuals from each bat species to be caught and marked per year. Capture (ringing) No impact
Severen tsentralen 2009-04-15 2011-04-15 The permit allows 60 individuals from each bat species to be caught and marked per year. temporary capture No impact
Severoiztochen 2009-04-15 2011-04-15 The permit allows 60 individuals from each bat species to be caught and marked per year. Capture (ringing) No impact
Severoiztochen 2009-04-15 2011-04-15 The permit allows 60 individuals from each bat species to be caught and marked per year. temporary capture No impact
Piemonte 2007-01-01 2007-12-31 A total of 300 Microchiroptera were licensed for Piemonte and Valle d'Aosta Regions Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Piemonte 2007-01-01 2007-12-31 A total of 300 Microchiroptera were licensed for Piemonte and Valle d'Aosta Regions Measurements, tissue sampling for genetic analysis and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Piemonte 2007-01-01 2007-12-31 A total of 300 Microchiroptera were licensed for Piemonte and Valle d'Aosta Regions Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Piemonte 2007-01-01 2007-12-31 A total of 300 Microchiroptera were licensed for Piemonte and Valle d'Aosta Regions Measurements, tissue sampling for genetic analysis and following release No evidence of a significant impact
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