Enhydra lutris (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 International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)||
Annex II: (a) all species which, although not necessarily now threatened with extinction, may become so unless trade in specimens of such species is subject to strict regulation in order to avoid utilization incompatible with their survival; and (b) other species which must be subject to regulation in order that trade in specimens of certain species referred to in sub-paragraph (a) of this paragraph may be brought under effective control.
|Whole Genus Enhydra is concerned by Appendix II (Except the species included in Appendix I).||http://www.cites.org/eng|
Common names and synonyms
|CoL (accepted name)||Catalogue of Life|
|EoL||Encyclopedia of Life|
|Fauna Europaea search||Fauna Europaea|
|GBIF||Global Biodiversity Information Facility|
|ITIS (Valid name)||Interagency Taxonomic Information System|
|NCBI||National Center for Biotechnology Information|
|NOBANIS: Enhydra lutris||European Network on Invasive Alien Species|
|Species+||Species+ by UNEP-WCMC|
|WoRMS||World Register of Marine Species|