Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Fabales > Family: Fabaceae > Genus: Anthyllis > Species: Anthyllis hystrix

Anthyllis hystrix (Barc., 1880) Cardona & al., 1983

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not Evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 8 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 1553


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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.


Not evaluated


Not evaluated


Not evaluated

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
ES0000230 Spain La Vall Map
ES0000231 Spain Dels Alocs a Fornells Map
ES0000232 Spain La Mola i s'Albufera de Fornells Map
ES0000233 Spain D'Addaia a s'Albufera Map
ES0000235 Spain De s'Albufera a la Mola Map
ES0000237 Spain Des Canutells a Llucalari Map
ES5310070 Spain Punta Redona - Arenal d'en Castell Map
ES5310113 Spain La Vall Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

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

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Anthyllis hystrix
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