Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Asterales > Family: Compositae > Genus: Jurinea > Species: Jurinea cyanoides > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Jurinea cyanoides subsp. cyanoides (L.) Rchb. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Jurinea cyanoides subsp. tenuiloba (Bunge) Nyman Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Jurinea cyanoides (L.) Rchb.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Atlantic - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 27 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
May also occur in
  • cropland
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1805


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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
DE3936301 Germany Elbaue zwischen Saalemündung und Magdeburg Map
DE4132301 Germany Harslebener Berge und Steinholz nordwestlich Quedlinburg Map
DE4132303 Germany Sand-Silberscharten-Standorte bei Quedlinburg Map
DE4240301 Germany Mittlere Oranienbaumer Heide Map
DE4437302 Germany Porphyrkuppenlandschaft nordwestlich Halle Map
DE4450301 Germany Weißer Berg bei Bahnsdorf Map
DE6014302 Germany Kalkflugsandgebiet Mainz-Ingelheim Map
DE6017303 Germany Rotböhl Map
DE6019303 Germany Untere Gersprenz Map
DE6117301 Germany Griesheimer Düne und Eichwäldchen Map
DE6117302 Germany Düne am Ulvenberg von Darmstadt-Eberstadt Map
DE6117304 Germany Ehemaliger August-Euler-Flugplatz von Darmstadt Map
DE6117306 Germany Weißer Berg bei Darmstadt und Pfungstadt Map
DE6117307 Germany Pfungstädter Düne Map
DE6217302 Germany Seeheimer Düne Map
DE6217303 Germany Im Dulbaum bei Alsbach Map
DE6417302 Germany Viernheimer Düne Map
DE6217306 Germany Düne 'Neben Schenkenäcker' zwischen Seeheim und Jugenheim Map
DE2833306 Germany Elbtallandschaft und Löcknitzniederung bei Dömitz Map
DE6117309 Germany Beckertanne von Darmstadt mit angrenzender Fläche Map
DE6417304 Germany Viernheimer Waldheide und angrenzende Flächen Map
DE6227371 Germany Sandgebiete bei Schwarzach, Klein- und Großlangheim Map
CZ0212023 Czech Republic Piscina u Tisic Map
DE6019305 Germany VDO-Siemens Betriebsgelände nördlich Babenhausen Map
DE6127371 Germany Mainaue zwischen Grafenrheinfeld und Kitzingen Map
DE6617341 Germany Sandgebiete zwischen Mannheim und Sandhausen Map
DE6417305 Germany Glockenbuckel von Viernheim und angrenzende Flächen Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Sand-Silberscharte German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (provisionally accepted name) Catalogue of Life
GBIF 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

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-08-23 Czech Republic CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Jurinea cyanoides
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Jurinea cyanoides
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