Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Carnivora > Family: Mustelidae > Genus: Martes > Species: Martes martes > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Martes martes minoricensis Alcover, Delibes, Gosálvez & Nadal, 1986

Pine marten - Martes martes (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Atlantic - Favourable
Black Sea - Unknown
Boreal - Favourable
Continental - Favourable
Mediterranean - Unknown
Pannonian - Unknown
Steppic - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • agricultural mosaics
  • cropland
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1357

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
Baummarder German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Bëschmarder Luxemburgish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Boommarter Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Jderul-de-copac Romanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kuna lesná Slovak Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kuna lesní Czech Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kuna zlatica Croatian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kuna zlatica Slovenian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Kunadhja gusheverdhe Albanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Mår Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Mård Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Marta Portuguese Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Marta Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Martora Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Martre des pins French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Metsnugis Estonian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Näätä Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nyuszt Hungarian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Pine marten English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Skógarmörður Icelandic Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Skovmår Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Zardafi Albanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Synonym Author
Martes sylvatica Nilsson, 1847
Martes vulgaris Griffith, 1827
Mustela martes Linnaeus, 1758
Mustela sylvestris Oken, 1816
Martes abietum Gray, 1865

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI 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.

50 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-12-15 Portugal PT_Habitats_2013_2014_correct file habides_export.xml
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Centre Val de Loire
2015-11-17 Netherlands Habitats Directive Derogations 2013-2014 HD_derogations2013_2014_NL.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 CENTRE_habides_export_habitats.xml
2015-07-31 Greece Habitats Directive Article 17 29_12_2014 submission GR GR_species_reports-15723-10453.xml
2014-02-03 Netherlands Habitats Directive Derogations 2011-2012 Habitats Directive Derogations 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
2013-12-16 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
2013-10-18 Latvia LATVIA_2007-2012 LV_species_reports-131018-113252.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
2013-09-18 Portugal Relatorio nacional sobre a implementacao da Directiva Habitats 2013 PT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-17 Estonia Eesti2013 EE_species_reports-13917-14855.xml
2013-09-16 Belgium Second Release Art17 Belgium BE_species_reports-13916-154440.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2013-08-23 Czech Republic CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2011-11-10 United Kingdom Directive 92/43/EEC: Derogation under Article 16: Report by the UK for 2009-2010 CCW contribution to 92/43/EEC Article 16 UK Report
2011-11-10 United Kingdom Directive 92/43/EEC: Derogation under Article 16: Report by the UK for 2009-2010 NE contribution to 92/43/EEC Article 16 UK Report
2011-11-10 Bulgaria Report Habitat Directive_2009-2010. Habitats_09-10.
2011-01-16 Luxembourg LU 2007-2008 habitats directive derogations Habitats Species Report LU 2007-2008
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Martes martes
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Martes martes
2008-03-20 Slovenia Article 17 Report Martes martes
2008-03-16 Netherlands NL Report HR 2007 Martes martes
2008-03-04 Italy Italy Martes martes
2008-03-03 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Martes martes
2008-03-02 Lithuania Buveiniu direktyvos igyvendinimo ataskaita Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-02-27 France rapport France Martes martes
2008-02-25 Denmark DK Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-02-24 United Kingdom UK_submission Martes martes
2008-02-24 Portugal Relatório nacional sobre a implementação da Directiva Habitats Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-02-21 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-02-21 Greece Hellas Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-02-21 Slovakia report under habitats directive Martes martes
2008-01-15 Belgium Natura 2000 habitat report Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-01-14 Luxembourg Article 17 report 92/43/CEE Luxembourg Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2008-01-10 Ireland Habitats Directive Article 17 report Martes martes
2008-01-10 Finland Suomi virallinen Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Martes martes
2007-10-02 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2007 Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Martes martes
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Martes martes

Summary of derogations for species

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

13 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Netherlands 2014-01-01 2018-12-31 No information available Deliberate disturbance The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2013-04-05 2018-04-04 No information available Transport The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2013-03-25 2017-12-31 No information available Deliberate disturbance during the period of rearing The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Netherlands 2013-03-25 2017-12-31 No information available Deliberate disturbance during the period of hibernation The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
Gelderland 2013-02-14 2017-04-30 No information available Unavoidable disturbance due to construction activities The national conservation status of the species concerned is not affected, neither is the local population, as long as the activities are carried out in accordance with the conditions and measures that are bound to the exemption.
United Kingdom 2010-07-16 2012-05-31 No restrictions Capture Negligible. No projected impact.
United Kingdom 2010-07-16 2012-05-31 No restrictions Ringing or marking and Deliberately Disturbs Negligible. No projected impact.
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Capture Negligible. No projected impact
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Deliberate disturbance during the period of breeding Negligible. No projected impact
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Deliberate disturbance during the period of rearing Negligible. No projected impact
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Deliberate disturbance during the period of hibernation Negligible. No projected impact
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Deliberate disturbance during the migration period Negligible. No projected impact
United Kingdom 2010-04-29 2012-09-30 No restrictions Deliberately disturbs wild animal Negligible. No projected impact
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