Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Rodentia > Family: Sciuridae > Genus: Marmota > Species: Marmota marmota latirostris

Marmota marmota latirostris Kratochvil, 1961

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 6 are designated for this species
Valid parent species Marmota marmota
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 4003


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
PLC120001 Poland Tatry Map
SKCHVU018 Slovakia Nízke Tatry Map
SKCHVU030 Slovakia Tatry Map
SKUEV0310 Slovakia Kráľovohoľské Tatry Map
SKUEV0302 Slovakia Ďumbierske Tatry Map
SKUEV0307 Slovakia Tatry Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF 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

External data

European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100