Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Urodela > Family: Plethodontidae > Genus: Speleomantes > Species: Speleomantes genei

Gené's cave salamander - Speleomantes genei (Temminck & Schlegel, 1838)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 5 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code 6205

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

Vulnerable

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

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ITB044009 Italy Foresta di Monte Arcosu Map
ITB041111 Italy Monte Linas - Marganai Map
ITB040029 Italy Costa di Nebida Map
ITB041105 Italy Foresta di Monte Arcosu Map
ITB042251 Italy Corongiu de Mari Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Gené's cave salamander English Gasc J.P. and al.
Genés Höhlensalamander German Gasc J.P. and al.
Geotritone dell'Iglesiente Italian EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Geotritone di Gené Italian Gasc J.P. and al.
Salamandra cavernicola de Gené Spanish Gasc J.P. and al.
Salamandra cavernícola sarda Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Salamandre cavernicole de Sardaigne French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Sardinian Cave Salamander English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Sardinsk hulesalamander Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Sardischer Schleuderzungensalamander German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Spélerpès de Gené French Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Hydromantes genei (Temminck & Schlegel, 1838)
Hydromantoides genei (Temminck & Schlegel, 1838)
Geotriton fuscus (pro parte) Bonaparte, 1837
Spelerpes fuscus (pro parte) Auct.
Salamandra genei Temminck & Schlegel, 1838
Hydromantes (Speleomantes) genei

Other resources

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GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (invalid) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

Summary of derogations for species

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

15 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Liguria 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 No data available Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 No data available Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture for keeping in captivity No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Measurement, tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Liguria 2013-07-15 2013-12-31 No data available Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2013-07-15 2013-12-31 No data available Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture for keeping in captivity No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Measurement, tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2012-04-10 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2012-04-10 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Capture for keeping in captivity No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2012-04-10 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown. Licensed 200 individuals for the period 2012-2014. Measurement, tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Sardegna 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Tissue sampling for genetic analysis and following release No evidence of a significant impact
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