Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Asterales > Family: Compositae > Genus: Ligularia > Species: Ligularia sibirica

Ligularia sibirica (L.) Cass.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Data Deficient (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Boreal - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 64 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1758


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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
FR2600959 France Milieux forestiers du Châtillonnais avec marais tufeux et sites à sabot de Vénus Map
FR7300871 France Plateau central de l'Aubrac aveyronnais Map
FR8201666 France Loire et ses affluents Map
FR8301039 France Artense Map
FR8301040 France Cézallier Map
FR8301052 France Chaîne des Puys Map
FR8301055 France Massif cantalien Map
FR8301076 France Mezenc Map
FR9101352 France Plateau de l'Aubrac Map
FR9101471 France Capcir, Carlit et Campcardos Map
FR9101473 France Massif de Madres-Coronat Map
LV0100400 Latvia Krustkalnu dabas rezervats Map
SKCHVU018 Slovakia Nízke Tatry Map
ROSCI0125 Romania Munţii Rodnei Map
ROSCI0055 Romania Dealul Cetăţii Lempeş - Mlaştina Hărman Map
ROSCI0248 Romania Tinovul Mohoş - Lacul Sf. Ana Map
ROSCI0124 Romania Munţii Maramureşului Map
ROSCI0242 Romania Tinovul Apa Roşie Map
CZ0212020 Czech Republic Reckov Map
ROSCI0217 Romania Retezat Map
ROSCI0207 Romania Postăvarul Map
ROSCI0074 Romania Făgetul Clujului - Valea Morii Map
SKUEV0112 Slovakia Slovenský raj Map
ROSCI0246 Romania Tinovul Luci Map
ROSCI0090 Romania Harghita Mădăraş Map
ROSCI0170 Romania Pădurea şi mlaştinile eutrofe de la Prejmer Map
CZ0314123 Czech Republic Boletice Map
ROSCI0245 Romania Tinovul de la Româneşti Map
ROSCI0007 Romania Bazinul Ciucului de Jos Map
ROSCI0019 Romania Călimani - Gurghiu Map
ROSCI0113 Romania Mlaştina după Luncă Map
ROSCI0046 Romania Cozia Map
SKUEV0310 Slovakia Kráľovohoľské Tatry Map
PLH060023 Poland Torfowiska Chełmskie Map
ROSCI0194 Romania Piatra Craiului Map
SKUEV0321 Slovakia Salvátorské lúky Map
ROSCI0256 Romania Turbăria Ruginosu Zagon Map
ROSCI0038 Romania Ciucaş Map
ROSCI0089 Romania Gutâi - Creasta Cocoşului Map
ROSCI0241 Romania Tinovul Apa Lina - Honcsok Map
ROSCI0015 Romania Buila - Vânturariţa Map
ROSCI0249 Romania Tinovul Şaru Dornei Map
PLH060024 Poland Torfowisko Sobowice Map
ROSCI0013 Romania Bucegi Map
PLH120026 Poland Polana Biały Potok Map
ROSCI0247 Romania Tinovul Mare Poiana Stampei Map
ROSCI0037 Romania Ciomad - Balvanyos Map
PLH140015 Poland Pakosław Map
ROSCI0092 Romania Igniş Map
CZ0514042 Czech Republic Jestrebsko - Dokesko Map
ROSCI0086 Romania Găina - Lucina Map
SKUEV0144 Slovakia Belianske lúky Map
ROSCI0082 Romania Fâneţele seculare Ponoare Map
PLH240016 Poland Suchy Młyn Map
BG0000626 Bulgaria Krushe Map
BG0000625 Bulgaria Izvoro Map
PLH260034 Poland Ostoja Szaniecko-Solecka Map
CZ0214043 Czech Republic Niva Bele u Klokocky Map
AT1212A00 Austria Nordöstliche Randalpen: Hohe Wand - Schneeberg - Rax Map
ROSCI0279 Romania Borzont Map
ROSCI0323 Romania Muntii Ciucului Map
ROSCI0328 Romania Obcinele Bucovinei Map
HR5000020 Croatia Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera Map
LV0536700 Latvia Zusu-Stainu seravoti Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
jezyczka syberyjska Polish Polish NRC
Sibirijas melziede Latvian Latvian NRC
Synonym Author
Senecio cacaliifolius Sch.Bip.

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
NOBANIS: Ligularia sibirica European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

18 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
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
2014-10-30 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives Habitats and Birds Derogations Report
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
2013-10-18 Latvia LATVIA_2007-2012 LV_species_reports-131018-113252.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
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
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Ligularia sibirica
2008-02-28 France rapport France Ligularia sibirica
2008-02-22 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Ligularia sibirica
2008-02-22 Slovakia report under habitats directive Ligularia sibirica
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Ligularia sibirica
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Ligularia sibirica
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Ligularia sibirica

Summary of derogations for species

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

2 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Lubelskie 2013-10-01 2013-10-31 20% of seeds from 20% of plants Deliberate picking in the wild none
Lubelskie 2009-08-01 2009-12-31 number of seeds imposible to estimate Deliberate picking in the wild none
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