Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Genus: Hyla > Species: Hyla arborea > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Hyla arborea sarda (de Betta, 1857) Gasc J.P. and al. (1997)

European tree frog - Hyla arborea (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Atlantic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Black Sea - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Boreal - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Pannonian - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Steppic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 2 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • cropland
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1203

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
SKUEV0903 Slovakia Kyselova a Mnichova uboc Map
SKUEV0904 Slovakia Gbelsky les Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
European tree frog English Gasc J.P. and al.
Kokvarde Latvian Latvian NRC
Laubfrosch German Gasc J.P. and al.
Rainette verte French Gasc J.P. and al.
Ranita de San Antonio Spanish Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Rana arborea Linnaeus, 1758
Hyla viridis Laurenti, 1768

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

No external data sets available for this species
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