Melanitta perspicillata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Threat and conservation status
IUCN Red List status of threatened species
The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.
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.
Mentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements
|Legal text||Annex||Conditions||More information|
|Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals. (Bonn Convention)||
Annex II: migratory species which have an unfavourable conservation status and which require international agreements for their conservation and management, as well as those which have a conservation status which would significantly benefit from the international co-operation that could be achieved by an international agreement.
|All the species of the family Anatidae are concerned by Appendix II.||http://www.cms.int/|
Common names and synonyms
|CoL (accepted name)||Catalogue of Life|
|EURing code:02140||European bird-ringing|
|EoL||Encyclopedia of Life|
|Fauna Europaea||Fauna Europaea|
|GBIF||Global Biodiversity Information Facility|
|ITIS (Valid name)||Interagency Taxonomic Information System|
|NCBI search||National Center for Biotechnology Information|
|NOBANIS: Melanitta perspicillata||European Network on Invasive Alien Species|
|PESI (Accepted)||Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure|
|WoRMS||World Register of Marine Species|