Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Urodela > Family: Salamandridae > Genus: Triturus > Species: Triturus italicus

Italian newt - Triturus italicus (Peracca, 1898)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Continental - Favourable
Mediterranean - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • cropland
  • heathland and shrub
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1168

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
Italian newt English Gasc J.P. and al.
Italienischer Wassermolch German Gasc J.P. and al.
Triton italien French Gasc J.P. and al.
Tritone italiano Italian Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Molge italica Peracca, 1898
Triturus vulgaris italicus Mertens & Wermuth, 1960
Lissotriton italicus (Peracca, 1898)

Other resources

Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (invalid) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Summary of derogations for species

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

48 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Puglia 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Data not available Capture for keeping in captivity No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2014-01-01 2014-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Measurement and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Puglia 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Data not available Capture for keeping in captivity No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Measurement and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2012-05-15 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2012-05-15 2012-12-31 Number of individuals licensed unknown Measurement and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Killing No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Killing No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2011-02-01 2011-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2011-02-01 2011-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Killing No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2011-02-01 2011-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2011-02-01 2011-12-31 licensed the killing of 80 adult individuals during the long term study period 2011-13. Killing No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Puglia 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Puglia 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Molise 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Molise 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Marche 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Marche 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Lazio 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Lazio 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Abruzzo 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Abruzzo 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Basilicata 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Puglia 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Puglia 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Campania 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Calabria 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Molise 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Molise 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Marche 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Marche 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Lazio 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Lazio 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
Abruzzo 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Abruzzo 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 No defined number of individuals Tissue sampling and following release No evidence of a significant impact
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