Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Rodentia > Family: Sciuridae > Genus: Spermophilus > Species: Spermophilus citellus

European souslik - Spermophilus citellus (Linnaeus, 1766)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Bad
Black Sea - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Continental - Unfavourable-Bad
Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Pannonian - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Steppic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 416 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • cropland
  • grassland
May also occur in
  • agricultural mosaics
  • urban
Natura 2000 species code 1335

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

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
GR1110002 Greece DASOS DADIAS - SOUFLI Map
GR1110006 Greece DELTA EVROU Map
GR1220009 Greece LIMNES KORONEIAS - VOLVIS, STENA RENTINAS KAI EVRYTERI PERIOCHI Map
GR1220010 Greece DELTA AXIOU - LOUDIA - ALIAKMONA - ALYKI KITROUS Map
GR1240006 Greece LIMNI KAI FRAGMA AGRA Map
GR1250001 Greece OROS OLYMPOS Map
GR1260009 Greece KOILADA TIMIOU PRODROMOU-MENOIKION Map
GR1320002 Greece KORYFES OROUS GRAMMOS Map
GR1340003 Greece ORI VARNOUNTA Map
GR1340005 Greece LIMNES CHEIMADITIDA - ZAZARI Map
HUBF30003 Hungary Kis-Balaton Map
HUDI30001 Hungary Vértes Map
HUDI30002 Hungary Zámolyi-medence Map
SKCHVU003 Slovakia Cerová vrchovina-Porimavie Map
SKCHVU014 Slovakia Malé Karpaty Map
SKCHVU015 Slovakia Medzibodrožie Map
SKCHVU017 Slovakia Muránska planina- Stolica Map
SKCHVU018 Slovakia Nízke Tatry Map
SKCHVU027 Slovakia Slovenský kras Map
SKCHVU036 Slovakia Volovské vrchy Map
BG0000298 Bulgaria Konyavska planina Map
BG0000503 Bulgaria Reka Lom Map
HUHN20122 Hungary Tócó völgye Map
BG0000578 Bulgaria Reka Maritsa Map
ROSCI0076 Romania Dealul Mare - Hârlău Map
HUDI20019 Hungary Felső-Tápió Map
GR1260007 Greece ORI VRONTOUS - LAILIAS - EPIMIKES Map
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HUDD20029 Hungary Kisszékelyi-dombság Map
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HUBN20034 Hungary Borsodi-Mezőség Map
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BG0000141 Bulgaria Reka Kamchia Map
BG0000396 Bulgaria Persina Map
HUDD20023 Hungary Tolnai Duna Map
HUHN20125 Hungary Nyírgyulaji Kis-rét Map
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HUDI20024 Hungary Tápiógyörgye-újszilvási szikesek Map
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HUHN20013 Hungary Közép-Bihar Map
HUHN20042 Hungary Napkori legelő Map
HUDI20047 Hungary Szigeti homokok Map
HUHN20098 Hungary Dél-ásványi gyepek Map
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BG0001375 Bulgaria Ostritsa Map
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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Ardilla terrestre Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Citello comune Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Europäischer Ziesel German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
European souslik English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Europese grondeekhoorn Dutch EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Evropska tekunica Slovenian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Hallsuslik Estonian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Holusýsli Icelandic Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Ketri i lendinave Albanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Közönséges ürge Hungarian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Siesel Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Siiseli Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Sisel Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Sisel Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Sisel Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Souslik French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Souslik d'Europe French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Spermophile d'Europe French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
susel moregowany Polish Polish NRC
Suslik europeo Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Sysel obecný Czech Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Tekunica Croatian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Ziesel German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Citellus citellus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Mus citellus Linnaeus, 1766
Mus citillus Pallas, 1779
Citellus citellus balcanicus Markov, 1957
Citellus citellus gradojevici Martino, 1929
Citellus citellus istricus Calinescu, 1934
Citellus citellus karamani Martino, 1940
Citellus citellus laskarevi Martino, 1940
Citellus citellus martinoi Peshchev, 1955
Citellus citellus thracius Mursaloglu, 1964

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 search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

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Released Coverage Envelope File
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
2015-09-29 Slovakia Derogations reporting under the article 16 Habitats Directive - years 2013 - 2014 Derogations reporting under the article 16 Habitats Directive - years 2013 - 2014
2015-07-31 Greece Habitats Directive Article 17 29_12_2014 submission GR GR_species_reports-15723-10453.xml
2014-01-07 Hungary HU_Art_17_report_2013_second round_10_31 HU_species_report_art17
2014-01-04 Romania RO Art.17 2007-2012 Report from 31 December 2013 RO_species_reports.xml
2013-12-27 Bulgaria BG_habitats_report_2007-2012 Species reports
2013-12-17 Slovakia Art 17 report for the period 2007 - 2012 - second delivery SK_species_reports-131217-132945.xml
2013-12-09 Poland Habitats Directive Art. 17 Report PL_species_reports.xml
2013-09-30 Hungary Derogation report habitat directive 2011-2012 HU Derog_HU_habitat_2011-12
2013-09-13 Slovakia Derogations reporting under the article 16 Habitats Directive habides_export.xml
2013-08-23 Czech Republic CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2011-12-22 Slovakia Derogations reporting under the article 16 Habitats Directive habides_export.xml
2011-11-11 Bulgaria Report Habitat Directive_2009-2010. Habitats_09-10.
2011-10-17 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives (2009-2010) habitat derogations
2011-09-30 Hungary Derogations 2011 september Derogations 2011
2010-01-13 Hungary December 2009 Habides Report HDandBDderogationreports
2008-03-04 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Spermophilus citellus
2008-02-22 Greece Hellas Species questionnaire for Spermophilus citellus
2008-02-22 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Spermophilus citellus
2008-02-22 Slovakia report under habitats directive Spermophilus citellus
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Spermophilus citellus
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Spermophilus citellus

Summary of derogations for species

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

17 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Strední Cechy 2014-12-19 2024-12-31 Chovaní syslové budou pocházet ze Slovenské republiky na základě rozhodnutí, kterým bylo povoleno odchytit maximálně 120 kusů syslů. Držení v zajetí Chov syslů v rámci záchranného programu nebude mít negativní vliv na populaci syslů v České republice.
Strední Cechy 2014-12-19 2024-12-31 Chovaní syslové budou pocházet ze Slovenské republiky na základě rozhodnutí, kterým bylo povoleno odchytit maximálně 120 kusů syslů. Držení v zajetí Chov syslů v rámci záchranného programu nebude mít negativní vliv na populaci syslů v České republice.
Jihovýchod 2014-06-14 2016-08-31 není možno předně určit, kolik jedinců bude úpravou dráhy přímo ovlivněno. Poškozování míst rozmnožování žádné
Jihovýchod 2014-06-14 2016-08-31 není možno předně určit, kolik jedinců bude úpravou dráhy přímo ovlivněno. Poškozování míst odpočinku žádné
Közép-Dunántúl 2012-03-23 2012-09-30 The number of individuals was not defined in the license. Capture The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2012-03-23 2012-09-30 The number of individuals was not defined in the license. Transport The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2011-06-19 2011-09-30 The number of individuals was not defined in the license. Capture The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2011-06-19 2011-09-30 The number of individuals was not defined in the license. Transport The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2011-03-09 2014-07-31 The number of individuals was not defined in the license; relocation had to be done because the groundworks. Capture The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2011-03-09 2014-07-31 The number of individuals was not defined in the license; relocation had to be done because the groundworks. Transport The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2010-04-10 2010-08-20 The number of the individuals was not defined. Capture No detrimental effect on the population.
Közép-Dunántúl 2010-04-10 2010-08-20 The number of the individuals was not defined. Transport No detrimental effect on the population.
Közép-Dunántúl 2009-07-20 2012-07-31 The licensed individuals were not defined. Capture No detrimental effect on the population.
Közép-Dunántúl 2009-07-20 2012-07-31 The licensed individuals were not defined. Transport No detrimental effect on the population.
Nyugat-Dunántúl 2008-08-01 2008-08-31 The licensed individuals were limitless. Capture/hunting with snares The derogations are not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2008-04-18 2008-07-31 The licensed individuals were limitless. Capture The derogation is not detrimental.
Közép-Dunántúl 2008-04-18 2008-07-31 The licensed individuals were limitless. Transport The derogation is not detrimental.
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