Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Odonata > Family: Macromiidae > Genus: Macromia > Species: Macromia splendens

Shining Macromia - Macromia splendens (Pictet, 1843)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Atlantic - Unfavourable-Bad
Continental - Unknown
Mediterranean - Unknown
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 39 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1036

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
ES0000049 Spain Los Alcornocales Map
ES0000376 Spain Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés Map
ES0000421 Spain Embalse Gabriel y Galán Map
ES1110011 Spain Esteiro do Tambre Map
ES1110016 Spain Río Tambre Map
ES1120016 Spain Río Cabe Map
ES1130001 Spain Baixa Limia Map
ES1140001 Spain Sistema fluvial Ulla - Deza Map
ES1140002 Spain Río Lérez Map
ES1140006 Spain Río Tea Map
ES2110006 Spain Baia ibaia / Río Baia Map
ES4320039 Spain Sierra de las Villuercas y Valle del Guadarranque Map
ES5140011 Spain Sistema Prelitoral meridional Map
ES6130001 Spain Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro Map
ES6160006 Spain Sierras de Andújar Map
FR5402010 France Vallées du Lary et du Palais Map
FR7300847 France Vallée du Tarn (de Brousse jusqu'aux gorges) Map
FR7300912 France Moyenne vallée du Lot inférieure Map
FR7300913 France Basse vallée du Célé Map
FR7300952 France Gorges de l'Aveyron, causses proches et vallée de la Vère Map
FR9101486 France Cours inférieur de l'Hérault Map
FR8201657 France Moyenne vallée de l'Ardèche et ses affluents, pelouses du plateau des Gras Map
FR7300848 France Gorges du Tarn Map
FR8201661 France Landes et forêts du bois des Bartres Map
ES4320076 Spain Riveras de Gata y Acebo Map
ES4320011 Spain Las Hurdes Map
ES1120014 Spain Canón do Sil Map
ES4320071 Spain Ríos Alagon y Jerte Map
ES4320013 Spain Granadilla Map
FR9101436 France Cours inférieur de l'Aude Map
ES4320038 Spain Sierra de Gredos y Valle del Jerte Map
FR9101384 France Gorges de la Vis et de la Virenque Map
FR8201656 France Bois de Païolive et Basse Vallée du Chassezac Map
FR9101399 France La Cèze et ses gorges Map
FR9101367 France Vallée du Gardon de Mialet Map
FR9101412 France Étang du Bagnas Map
ES4320018 Spain Río Almonte Map
FR8201654 France Basse Ardèche urgonienne Map
FR9101489 France Vallée de l'Orbieu Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Cordulie splendide French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Gelbfleck-Smaragdlibelle German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Shining Macromia English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Macromia splendida (Pictet, 1843)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

20 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2016-02-24 Germany Habitat Derogation 2013_2014 Habitat_2013_2014_GER.xml
2015-12-15 Portugal PT_Habitats_2013_2014_correct file habides_export.xml
2015-12-10 France France reporting Birds Directive corrected files Auvergne
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Aquitaine
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Auvergne
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Midi Pyrénées
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files PACA
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Ile de France
2015-11-03 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2011 Dérogations région Aquitaine
2015-11-03 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2011 Dérogations région Rhone Alpes
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 AQUITAINE-habides_export_habitats.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 CENTRE_habides_export_habitats.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 LANGUEDOC-RROUSSILLON__habides_export_habitats_2012.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 MIDI-PYRENEES_habides_export-dirHab.xml
2013-12-09 Portugal PT_Habitats_2011_2012 PT_Habitats_2011_2012
2013-09-18 Portugal Relatorio nacional sobre a implementacao da Directiva Habitats 2013 PT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Macromia splendens
2008-02-27 France rapport France Macromia splendens
2008-02-24 Portugal Relatório nacional sobre a implementação da Directiva Habitats Species questionnaire for Macromia splendens

Summary of derogations for species

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

3 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Rheinland-Pfalz 2014-06-10 2014-10-31 bei Genehmgiung nicht absehbar Fang zur Beringung keine
France 2012-08-30 2015-12-31 indéterminé Capture (ringing) no impact
Languedoc-Roussillon 2012-08-30 2015-12-31 indéterminé Capture (ringing) no impact
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