Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Ericales > Family: Ericaceae > Genus: Rhododendron > Species: Rhododendron luteum

Rhododendron luteum Sweet

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Bad
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Mediterranean - Unknown
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 5 are designated for this species
Reported as invasive by NOBANIS
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 4093

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
SI3000085 Slovenia Boštanj Map
SI3000086 Slovenia Gabrje - Brusnice Map
PLH180006 Poland Kołacznia Map
SI3000153 Slovenia Vrhek Map
AT2136000 Austria Gelbe Alpenrose in Lendorf Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
rózanecznik zólty Polish Polish NRC
Synonym Author
Rhododendron flavum G.Don
Azalea pontica L.

Other resources

GBIF search 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
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

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Summary of derogations for species

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

5 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Podkarpackie 2010-08-01 2013-10-31 unspecified Deliberate collecting in the wild There is no impact on the population
Slovenia 2010-03-25 2060-03-25 en osebek na rastišče, če njihovo število na rastišču presega deset rastlin Deliberate collecting in the wild ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-25 2060-03-25 en osebek na rastišče, če njihovo število na rastišču presega deset rastlin Deliberate cutting in the wild ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-25 2060-03-25 en osebek na rastišče, če njihovo število na rastišču presega deset rastlin Deliberate collecting in the wild ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-03-25 2060-03-25 en osebek na rastišče, če njihovo število na rastišču presega deset rastlin Deliberate cutting in the wild ni vpliva na populacijo
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