Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Troglodytidae > Genus: Troglodytes > Species: Troglodytes troglodytes fridariensis

Wren (Fair Isle subspecies) - Troglodytes troglodytes fridariensis Williamson, 1951

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU Population status
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 2 other international agreements
Valid parent species Troglodytes troglodytes
Breeding habitats
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code A434


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Threat and EU population status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.


Not evaluated


Least Concern


Not evaluated

EU population status

The status of the population at the EU level was evaluated at the species level; this was based on the reports delivered by Member States under Article 12 of the Birds Directive (see fact sheet below). The EU status assessment can cover several subspecies/subspecific population units. For more information, please consult the species fact sheet and link below.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered
Population status categories for bird species under the Birds Directive
Near Threatened, declining or depleted
Threatened (i.e. vulnerable, endangered, critically endangered, regionally extinct)
Unknown or not evaluated

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Carriça (subespécie de Fair Isle) Portuguese EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Chochín (subespecie de Fair Isle) Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Gärdsmyg (underart från Fair Isle) Swedish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Gærdesmutte (underart fra Faire Isle) Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Peukaloinen (alalaji Fair Isle) Finnish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Scricciolo (sottospecie delle Isole Fair Isle) Italian EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Troglodyte mignon (sous-espèce de Fair Isle) French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Winterkoning (ondersoort van Fair Isle) Dutch EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Wren (Fair Isle subspecies) English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Zaunkönig (Fair Isle-Unterart) German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Troglodytes troglodytes fridanensis Williamson, 1951

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