Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Pteridophyta > Class: Filicopsida > Order: Marsileales > Family: Marsileaceae > Genus: Marsilea > Species: Marsilea strigosa

Marsilea strigosa Willd.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 44 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1429


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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
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

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ES0000014 Spain Monfragüe y las Dehesas del Entorno Map
ES0000081 Spain Cap Enderrocat - Cap Blanc Map
ES0000089 Spain Valle del Tiétar y embalses de Rosarito y Navalcán Map
ES0000183 Spain El Basal, Las Menorcas y Llanos de Cardiel Map
ES0000325 Spain Campiña sur - Embalse de Arroyo Conejos Map
ES0000356 Spain Riberos del Almonte Map
ES0000367 Spain La Serena y Sierras Periféricas Map
ES0000393 Spain Azud de Badajoz Map
ES0000400 Spain Arrozales de Palazuelo y Guadalperales Map
ES0000427 Spain Río y Pinares del Tietar Map
ES4310059 Spain Río Gevora Bajo Map
ES5232005 Spain Lavajos de Sinarcas Map
ITB040024 Italy Isola Rossa e Capo Teulada Map
ES4190146 Spain Lagunas y pastizales salinos de Villafáfila Map
ES4310010 Spain La Serena Map
ES4250001 Spain Sierra de San Vicente y valles del Tiétar y Alberche Map
ES6180006 Spain Laguna de Coripe Map
ES5120009 Spain Basses de l'Albera Map
ITB041112 Italy Giara di Gesturi Map
ITB011113 Italy Campo di Ozieri e Pianure Comprese tra Tula e Oschiri Map
ES4320077 Spain Monfragüe Map
ES4310026 Spain Río Guadiana Alto - Zujar Map
ITB011109 Italy Monte Limbara Map
ES4320031 Spain Río Tietar Map
ES4180147 Spain Humedales de Los Arenales Map
ES2420111 Spain Montes de La Cuenca de Gallocanta Map
ES4190134 Spain Lagunas de Tera y Vidriales Map
ES4130079 Spain Riberas del Río Esla y afluentes Map
ES4240005 Spain Lagunas de Puebla de Beleña Map
FR9101431 France Mare du plateau de Vendres Map
ES4250011 Spain Complejo lagunar de La Jara Map
ES4220005 Spain Lagunas volcánicas del Campo de Calatrava Map
ES4160062 Spain Lagunas de Coca y Olmedo Map
ES4240023 Spain Lagunas y parameras del Señorío de Molina Map
ES2410075 Spain Basal de Ballobar y Balsalet de Don Juan Map
FR9101430 France Plateau de Roquehaute Map
ES4320018 Spain Río Almonte Map
ES2430109 Spain Hoces de Torralba - Río Piedra Map
ES6150020 Spain Arroyo del Alamillo Map
FR9102001 France Friches humides de Torremilla Map
ES4310017 Spain Río Aljucén Bajo Map
ES0000449 Spain Alto Turia y Sierra del Negrete Map
ES5310122 Spain Mal Lloc Map
ES5310128 Spain Cap Enderrocat i cap Blanc Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names

Other resources

GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-12-03 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Marsilea strigosa
2008-03-04 Italy Italy Marsilea strigosa
2008-02-27 France rapport France Marsilea strigosa
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