Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pelobatidae > Genus: Pelobates > Species: Pelobates fuscus insubricus

Italian Spadefoot - Pelobates fuscus insubricus Cornalia, 1873

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Continental - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 26 are designated for this species
Valid parent species Pelobates fuscus
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • cropland
  • heathland and shrub
  • rivers and lakes
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1199

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.

World

Not evaluated

Europe

Least Concern

EU

Not evaluated

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

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Italian Spadefoot English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Kmoflookpad (subsp.) Dutch EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Knoblauchkröte (subsp.) German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Pélobate brun italien French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Pelobate fosco italiano Italian EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Sapo de espuelas italiano Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
No synonyms available.

Other resources

Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
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.

4 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2015-10-16 Italy Habitat derogation 2013-2014 Habides + Habitat xml
2013-12-03 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2011-12-11 Italy Habitat Derogation Report 2009-2010 habitat derogation report 2009-2010
2008-03-04 Italy Italy Pelobates fuscus insubricus

Summary of derogations for species

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

8 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Veneto 2014-07-08 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Veneto 2014-07-08 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Identification and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Piemonte 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 15 individuals or 20 larvae in the period 2013-2014 Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Piemonte 2013-06-10 2013-12-31 15 individuals or 20 larvae in the period 2013-2014 Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Veneto 2010-01-01 2010-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Veneto 2010-01-01 2010-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Identification and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Veneto 2009-01-01 2009-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Veneto 2009-01-01 2009-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Identification and following release No evidence of a significant impact
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