Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Apiales > Family: Apiaceae > Genus: Seseli > Species: Seseli leucospermum

Seseli leucospermum Waldst. & Kit.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Pannonian - Good
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 22 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code 4118


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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
HUBF30001 Hungary Északi-Bakony Map
HUDI30001 Hungary Vértes Map
HUDI20017 Hungary Érd-tétényi plató Map
HUDI20037 Hungary Nyakas-tető szarmata vonulat Map
HUBF20022 Hungary Mogyorós-hegy Map
HUBF20027 Hungary Nemesvámosi Szár-hegy Map
HUBF20023 Hungary Hajmáskéri Törökcsapás Map
HUBF20003 Hungary Kab-hegy Map
HUBF20021 Hungary Péti-hegy Map
HUBF20008 Hungary Csatár-hegy és Miklós Pál hegy Map
HUDI20039 Hungary Pilis és Visegrádi-hegység Map
HUBF20004 Hungary Agár-tető Map
HUBF20018 Hungary Megye-hegy Map
HUHN20015 Hungary Közép-Tisza Map
HUDI20010 Hungary Budaörsi kopárok Map
HUDI20009 Hungary Budai-hegység Map
HUDI20038 Hungary Nyugat-Cserhát és Naszály Map
HUBF20034 Hungary Balatonfüredi-erdő Map
HUBF20017 Hungary Kádártai dolomitmezők Map
HUBF20001 Hungary Keleti-Bakony Map
HUBF20035 Hungary Keszthelyi-hegység Map
HUDI20015 Hungary Déli-Gerecse Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2014-01-07 Hungary HU_Art_17_report_2013_second round_10_31 HU_species_report_art17
2008-03-04 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Seseli leucospermum
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