Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Caryophyllales > Family: Caryophyllaceae > Genus: Dianthus > Species: Dianthus arenarius subsp. arenarius

Dianthus arenarius subsp. arenarius L.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Boreal - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Continental - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 46 are designated for this species
Valid parent species Dianthus arenarius
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
  • urban
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1954


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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
EE0040201 Estonia Nõva-Osmussaare Map
EE0040305 Estonia Kabli Map
LV0200200 Latvia Kemeru nacionalais parks Map
LV0200300 Latvia Sliteres nacionalais parks Map
LV0301700 Latvia Piejura Map
LV0302800 Latvia Engures ezers Map
LV0303400 Latvia Raznas nacionalais parks Map
LV0508100 Latvia Ziemupe Map
LV0520300 Latvia Uzava Map
LV0521500 Latvia Ovisi Map
LV0523400 Latvia Ances purvi un mezi Map
LV0600800 Latvia Adazi Map
SE0420075 Sweden Verkeåns dalgång Map
SE0420077 Sweden Marknadsplatsen Map
SE0420107 Sweden Kjugekull Map
SE0420134 Sweden Stenshuvud Map
SE0420137 Sweden Gropahålet Map
SE0420142 Sweden Söndreklack Map
SE0420206 Sweden Gladsaxhallar och Tobisviksheden Map
SE0420234 Sweden Lyngby Map
SE0420235 Sweden Lyngsjön Map
SE0420236 Sweden Vittskövle driva Map
SE0420238 Sweden Klammersbäck Map
SE0420239 Sweden Rinkaby skjutfält Map
SE0420240 Sweden Ravlunda skjutfält Map
SE0420275 Sweden Tostebergakusten Map
SE0420276 Sweden Östra Hammaren-Käringören Map
SE0420310 Sweden Vramsån Map
SE0430093 Sweden Sandhammaren-Kåseberga Map
SE0430163 Sweden Karaby backar Map
SE0430164 Sweden Ekeshögarna Map
LV0528300 Latvia Gipka Map
EE0040408 Estonia Järve Map
LV0303300 Latvia Ragakapa Map
LV0305200 Latvia Ogres Zilie kalni Map
EE0080234 Estonia Mustoja Map
EE0010129 Estonia Pakri Map
LV0301900 Latvia Dolessala Map
LV0532800 Latvia Busnieku ezera krasts Map
LV0518300 Latvia Vecdaugava Map
EE0040002 Estonia Väinamere Map
LTVAR0017 Lithuania Dainavos giria Map
LV0514800 Latvia Plienciema kapa Map
LV0303000 Latvia Numernes valnis Map
EE0010143 Estonia Rahumäe Map
LV0536500 Latvia Pavilostas peleka kapa Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.
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