Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Discoglossidae > Genus: Discoglossus > Species: Discoglossus pictus

Painted frog - Discoglossus pictus Otth, 1837

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • heathland and shrub
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • rivers and lakes
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1189

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

Not available

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Discoglosse peint French Gasc J.P. and al.
Gemalter Scheibenzüngler German Gasc J.P. and al.
Painted frog English Gasc J.P. and al.
Rana dipinta Italian Gasc J.P. and al.
Sapillo pintojo Spanish Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Discoglossus auritus Héron-Royer, 1888

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) 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.

16 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Auvergne
2015-12-10 France France reporting Habitas Directive 2014 corrected files Lorraine
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
2015-09-17 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 ILE-DE-FRANCE_habides_export_IDF_habitats_2012.xml
2015-09-17 France FRANCE Rapport art 16 Directive Habitat 92/43/CEE année 2012 LANGUEDOC-RROUSSILLON__habides_export_habitats_2012.xml
2014-03-10 Italy Habitat derogation report 2011-2012 Habitat derogation report 2011-2012
2013-12-10 Malta Habitats Directive - Article 17 Report - Malta - 2013 MT_species_reports.xml
2013-12-03 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2011-12-11 Italy Habitat Derogation Report 2009-2010 habitat derogation report 2009-2010
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Discoglossus pictus
2008-03-06 Malta Habitats Directive - Article 17 Report - Malta - 2007 Species questionnaire for Discoglossus pictus
2008-03-04 Italy Italy Discoglossus pictus

Summary of derogations for species

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

10 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
France 2012-03-27 2013-12-31 no finished Capture (ringing) no impact
Languedoc-Roussillon 2012-03-27 2013-12-31 no finished Capture (ringing) no impact
Sicilia 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Measurement and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2011-09-09 2011-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2011-09-09 2011-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Measurement and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2011-01-01 2011-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2011-01-01 2011-12-31 No defined number of individuals Species identification, measurements and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2010-04-22 2010-11-21 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sicilia 2010-04-22 2010-11-21 No defined number of individuals Species identification, measurements and following release No evidence of a significant impact
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