Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cobitidae > Genus: Sabanejewia > Species: Sabanejewia larvata

Bergatino Loach - Sabanejewia larvata (De Filippi, 1859)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Bad
Continental - Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 67 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1991


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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
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
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 2013-2018 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
IT1110017 Italy Lanca di Santa Marta (Confluenza Po - Banna) Map
IT1110024 Italy Lanca di San Michele Map
IT1110070 Italy Meisino (confluenza Po - Stura) Map
IT1150001 Italy Valle del Ticino Map
IT1160013 Italy Confluenza Po - Varaita Map
IT1180027 Italy Confluenza Po - Sesia - Tanaro Map
IT2010001 Italy Lago di Ganna Map
IT2010014 Italy Turbigaccio, Boschi di Castelletto e Lanca di Bernate Map
IT2040022 Italy Lago di Mezzola e Pian di Spagna Map
IT2080002 Italy Basso corso e sponde del Ticino Map
IT2080003 Italy Garzaia della Verminesca Map
IT2080004 Italy Palude Loja Map
IT2080006 Italy Garzaia di S. Alessandro Map
IT2080009 Italy Garzaia della Cascina Notizia Map
IT2080014 Italy Boschi Siro Negri e Moriano Map
IT2080015 Italy San Massimo Map
IT2080016 Italy Boschi del Vignolo Map
IT2080301 Italy Boschi del Ticino Map
IT2090001 Italy Monticchie Map
IT2090010 Italy Adda Morta Map
IT20A0002 Italy Naviglio di Melotta Map
IT20A0006 Italy Lanche di Azzanello Map
IT20A0008 Italy Isola Uccellanda Map
IT20A0009 Italy Bosco di Barco Map
IT3240011 Italy Sile: sorgenti, paludi di Morgano e S. Cristina Map
IT3240013 Italy Ambito Fluviale del Livenza Map
IT3240019 Italy Fiume Sile: Sile Morto e ansa a S. Michele Vecchio Map
IT3240023 Italy Grave del Piave Map
IT3260001 Italy Palude di Onara Map
IT3260017 Italy Colli Euganei - Monte Lozzo - Monte Ricco Map
IT3260018 Italy Grave e Zone umide della Brenta Map
IT3320026 Italy Risorgive dello Stella Map
IT3320032 Italy Paludi di Porpetto Map
IT3320034 Italy Boschi di Muzzana Map
IT3320035 Italy Bosco Sacile Map
IT3320036 Italy Anse del Fiume Stella Map
IT4010018 Italy Fiume Po da Rio Boriacco a Bosco Ospizio Map
IT4020017 Italy Aree delle risorgive di Viarolo, Bacini di Torrile, Fascia golenale del Po Map
IT2040042 Italy Pian di Spagna e Lago di Mezzola Map
IT2080023 Italy Garzaia di Cascina Villarasca Map
IT2080703 Italy Po di Pieve Porto Morone Map
IT2010401 Italy Parco Regionale Campo dei Fiori Map
IT2090702 Italy Po di Corte S. Andrea Map
IT20A0018 Italy Cave Danesi Map
IT3240029 Italy Ambito fluviale del Livenza e corso inferiore del Monticano Map
IT20A0502 Italy Lanca di Gussola Map
IT1180028 Italy Fiume Po - tratto vercellese alessandrino Map
IT2080702 Italy Po di Monticelli Pavese e Chignolo Po Map
IT2090501 Italy Senna Lodigiana Map
IT3240030 Italy Grave del Piave - Fiume Soligo - Fosso di Negrisia Map
IT20B0401 Italy Parco Regionale Oglio Sud Map
IT3240035 Italy Settolo Basso Map
IT3260022 Italy Palude di Onara e corso d'acqua di risorgiva S. Girolamo Map
IT20A0019 Italy Barco Map
IT3240031 Italy Fiume Sile da Treviso Est a San Michele Vecchio Map
IT2080501 Italy Risaie della Lomellina Map
IT2090503 Italy Castelnuovo Bocca d'Adda Map
IT20A0013 Italy Lanca di Gerole Map
IT20A0017 Italy Scolmatore di Genivolta Map
IT20A0503 Italy Isola Maria Luigia Map
IT2090701 Italy Po di San Rocco al Porto Map
IT2090502 Italy Garzaie del Parco Adda Sud Map
IT3240034 Italy Garzaia di Pederobba Map
IT20A0402 Italy Riserva Regionale Lanca di Gerole Map
IT20A0501 Italy Spinadesco Map
IT3240028 Italy Fiume Sile dalle sorgenti a Treviso Ovest Map
HR5000020 Croatia Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Bergatino Loach English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Bergatino pigsmerling Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Cobite mascherato Italian Fishbase
Colmilleja de cejas Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Italian Loach English Fishbase
Italienischer steinbeißer German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Loche de Bergatino French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Presnovodnyi v'yun Russian Fishbase
Verdemã-de-bergatino Portuguese Fishbase
Verdemã-romana Portuguese Fishbase
Synonym Author
Cobitis taenia conspersa Cantoni, 1882
Cobitis larvata Filippi, 1859
Cobitis conspersa Cantoni, 1882
Sabenejewia larvata (De Filippi, 1859)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-12-04 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2008-03-05 Italy Italy Sabanejewia larvata
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