Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Paridae > Genus: Parus > Species: Parus cyanus

Azure Tit - Parus cyanus Pallas, 1770

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement
Natura 2000 species code A538

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

Least Concern

Europe

Not evaluated

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

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (All species of Paridae) http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/cul.../bern/default_en.asp

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Azure Tit English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azurmes Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Azuurmees Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Chapim-de-cabeça-branca Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Cinciarella azzurra Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Herrerillo Ciáneo Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Lasurmeise German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Lazúrcinege Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Mésange azurée French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sikora lazurowa Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Sýkora azurová Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Valkopäätiainen Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:14630 European bird-ringing
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Population distribution from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

3 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Min / Max (Units) Period Status Quality Source Published
Belarus 400/800 (pairs) 1997-2002 Breeding Species generally well known, but only poor or incomplete quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Russian Federation 2500/10000 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Ukraine 0/30 (pairs) 1990-2000 Breeding Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004-01-01
Source: BirdLife International

Population trends from "Birds in Europe" editions 1 and 2

These publications present a thorough and detailed review of the conservation status of European birds. Based on detailed breeding and wintering population data collected in each country, the report provides a review of the population sizes and trends of Species of European Conservation Concern.

3 items found, displaying all items.1
Country Biogeographic region Period Status Trend Quality Source Published
Belarus 1990-2000 Breeding Stable between 0% to 19% Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Russian Federation 1990-2000 Breeding Unknown Species poorly known, with no quantitative data available Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Ukraine 1990-2000 Breeding Increasing but of unknown magnitude Reliable quantitative data (e.g. atlas survey or monitoring data, etc.) are available for the whole period and region in question Birds in Europe 2 (1990-2000) 2004
Source: BirdLife International
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