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Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Caryophyllales > Family: Caryophyllaceae > Genus: Dianthus > Species: Dianthus rupicola

Dianthus rupicola Biv.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 104 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code 1468


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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
ES0000073 Spain Costa Brava de Mallorca Map
IT8050008 Italy Capo Palinuro Map
IT8050047 Italy Costa tra Marina di Camerota e Policastro Bussentino Map
ITA010002 Italy Isola di Marettimo Map
ITA010003 Italy Isola di Levanzo Map
ITA010016 Italy Monte Cofano e Litorale Map
ITA010017 Italy Capo San Vito, Monte Monaco, Zingaro, Faraglioni Scopello, Monte Sparacio Map
ITA020008 Italy Rocca Busambra e Rocche di Rao Map
ITA020021 Italy Montagna Longa, Pizzo Montanello Map
ITA020025 Italy Bosco di S. Adriano Map
ITA020027 Italy Monte Iato, Kumeta, Maganoce e Pizzo Parrino Map
ITA020030 Italy Monte Matassaro, Monte Gradara e Monte Signora Map
ITA020036 Italy Monte Triona e Monte Colomba Map
ITA020037 Italy Monti Barracù, Cardelia, Pizzo Cangialosi e Gole del Torrente Corleone Map
ITA030011 Italy Dorsale Curcuraci, Antennamare Map
ITA030013 Italy Rocche di Alcara Li Fusi Map
ITA030023 Italy Isola di Alicudi Map
ITA030024 Italy Isola di Filicudi Map
ITA030026 Italy Isole di Stromboli e Strombolicchio Map
ITA030029 Italy Isola di Salina (Stagno di Lingua) Map
ITA040002 Italy Isola di Lampedusa e Lampione Map
ITA090007 Italy Cava Grande del Cassibile, Cava Cinque Porte, Cava e Bosco di Bauli Map
IT9210160 Italy Isola di S. Ianni e Costa Prospiciente Map
ITA020006 Italy Capo Gallo Map
ITA010022 Italy Complesso Monti di Santa Ninfa - Gibellina e Grotta di Santa Ninfa Map
ITA020038 Italy Sugherete di Contrada Serradaino Map
ITA030025 Italy Isola di Panarea e Scogli Viciniori Map
IT9310034 Italy Isola di Dino Map
ITA090024 Italy Cozzo Ogliastri Map
ITA020033 Italy Monte San Calogero (Termini Imerese) Map
ITA040013 Italy Arcipelago delle Pelagie - area marina e terrestre Map
IT9350300 Italy Costa Viola Map
ITA040006 Italy Complesso Monte Telegrafo e Rocca Ficuzza Map
ITA020024 Italy Rocche di Ciminna Map
IT9310037 Italy Isola di Cirella Map
ITA020020 Italy Querceti sempreverdi di Geraci Siculo e Castelbuono Map
ITA090018 Italy Fiume Tellesimo Map
ITA030010 Italy Fiume Fiumedinisi, Monte Scuderi Map
ITA010009 Italy Monte Bonifato Map
ITA090009 Italy Valle del Fiume Anapo, Cavagrande del Calcinara, Cugni di Sortino Map
ITA010004 Italy Isola di Favignana Map
ITA030032 Italy Capo Milazzo Map
ITA020039 Italy Monte Cane, Pizzo Selva a Mare, Monte Trigna Map
ITA010023 Italy Montagna Grande di Salemi Map
IT9350158 Italy Costa Viola e Monte S. Elia Map
ITA010027 Italy Arcipelago delle Egadi - area marina e terrestre Map
IT9330184 Italy Scogliera di Staletti Map
ITA010010 Italy Monte San Giuliano Map
ITA030028 Italy Isola di Salina (Monte Fossa delle Felci e dei Porri) Map
IT9210155 Italy Marina di Castrocucco Map
ITA090015 Italy Torrente Sapillone Map
ITA030036 Italy Riserva naturale del Fiume Alcantara Map
IT9210015 Italy Acquafredda di Maratea Map
ITA050006 Italy Monte Conca Map
ITA020026 Italy Monte Pizzuta, Costa del Carpineto, Moarda Map
IT9350136 Italy Vallata dello Stilaro Map
ITA030033 Italy Capo Calavà Map
ITA020048 Italy Monti Sicani, Rocca Busambra e Bosco della Ficuzza Map
ITA090011 Italy Grotta Monello Map
ITA020009 Italy Cala Rossa e Capo Rama Map
ITA010029 Italy Monte Cofano, Capo San Vito e Monte Sparagio Map
ITA030042 Italy Monti Peloritani, Dorsale Curcuraci, Antennamare e area marina dello stretto di Messina Map
ITA020023 Italy Raffo Rosso, Monte Cuccio e Vallone Sagana Map
ITA030031 Italy Isola Bella, Capo Taormina e Capo S. Andrea Map
ITA020050 Italy Parco delle Madonie Map
ITA090016 Italy Alto corso del Fiume Asinaro, Cava Piraro e Cava Carosello Map
ITA010015 Italy Complesso Monti di Castellammare del Golfo (TP) Map
ITA020014 Italy Monte Pellegrino Map
ITA030012 Italy Laguna di Oliveri - Tindari Map
ITA030003 Italy Rupi di Taormina e Monte Veneretta Map
ITA030043 Italy Monti Nebrodi Map
ITA040005 Italy Monte Cammarata - Contrada Salaci Map
IT9350145 Italy Fiumara Amendolea (incluso Roghudi, Chorio e Rota Greco) Map
ITA020017 Italy Complesso Pizzo Dipilo e Querceti su calcare Map
ITA080009 Italy Cava d'Ispica Map
ITA090017 Italy Cava Palombieri Map
IT9310038 Italy Scogliera dei Rizzi Map
IT9350135 Italy Vallata del Novito e Monte Mutolo Map
ITA020018 Italy Foce del Fiume Pollina e Monte Tardara Map
ITA020019 Italy Rupi di Catalfano e Capo Zafferano Map
ITA090020 Italy Monti Climiti Map
ITA080002 Italy Alto corso del Fiume Irmino Map
ITA040007 Italy Pizzo della Rondine, Bosco di S. Stefano Quisquina Map
ITA020012 Italy Valle del Fiume Oreto Map
ITA030004 Italy Bacino del Torrente Letojanni Map
ITA090021 Italy Cava Contessa - Cugno Lupo Map
ITA020043 Italy Monte Rosamarina e Cozzo Famò Map
IT8050013 Italy Fiume Mingardo Map
ITA020002 Italy Boschi di Gibilmanna e Cefalù Map
ITA020001 Italy Rocca di Cefalù Map
ITA040011 Italy La Montagnola e Acqua Fitusa Map
ITA030044 Italy Arcipelago delle Eolie - area marina e terrestre Map
ITA070004 Italy Timpa di Acireale Map
ITA090019 Italy Cava Cardinale Map
ITA020045 Italy Rocca di Sciara Map
IT8050038 Italy Pareti rocciose di Cala del Cefalo Map
IT9340091 Italy Zona costiera fra Briatico e Nicotera Map
ITA020044 Italy Monte Grifone Map
ITA030030 Italy Isola di Lipari Map
ITA020049 Italy Monte Pecoraro e Pizzo Cirina Map
IT8050040 Italy Rupi costiere della Costa degli Infreschi e della Masseta Map
ES5310127 Spain Costa Brava de Tramuntana Map
ITA080012 Italy Torrente Prainito Map
ITA020051 Italy Baia Settefrati e spiaggia di Salinelle 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
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

4 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-12-04 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Dianthus rupicola
2008-03-05 Italy Italy Dianthus rupicola
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