Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Asparagales > Family: Amaryllidaceae > Genus: Galanthus > Species: Galanthus nivalis > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Galanthus nivalis cv. 'Scharlokii' L. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Galanthus nivalis subsp. nivalis var. maximus Velen Stoj Stef Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Galanthus nivalis subsp. nivalis L. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Galanthus nivalis subsp. reginae-olgae (Orph.) Gottl.-Tann. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Galanthus nivalis L.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Atlantic - Favourable
Black Sea - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Continental - Favourable
Mediterranean - Favourable
Pannonian - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Reported as invasive by NOBANIS
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
  • urban
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1866

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

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Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

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

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (accepted) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Species+ Species+ by UNEP-WCMC
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External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-07-31 Greece Habitats Directive Article 17 29_12_2014 submission GR GR_species_reports-15723-10453.xml
2014-10-30 Poland National Report on Derogations under the Birds and Habitats Directives Habitats and Birds Derogations Report
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
2013-12-04 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-30 Hungary Derogation report habitat directive 2011-2012 HU Derog_HU_habitat_2011-12
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2013-08-23 Czech Republic CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2011-09-30 Hungary Derogations 2011 september Derogations 2011
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Galanthus nivalis
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Galanthus nivalis
2008-03-21 Slovenia Article 17 Report Galanthus nivalis
2008-03-17 Netherlands NL Report HR 2007 Galanthus nivalis
2008-03-05 Italy Italy Galanthus nivalis
2008-03-04 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Galanthus nivalis
2008-02-28 France rapport France Galanthus nivalis
2008-02-22 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Galanthus nivalis
2008-02-22 Slovakia report under habitats directive Galanthus nivalis
2007-10-01 Czech Republic Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Galanthus nivalis
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Galanthus nivalis
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