Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Gentianales > Family: Gentianaceae > Genus: Gentianella > Species: Gentianella anglica > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Gentianella anglica subsp. cornubiensis N.M.Pritch. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Gentianella anglica subsp. anglica (Pugsley) E.F.Warb. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Gentianella anglica (Pugsley) E.F.Warb.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Data Deficient (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Atlantic - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 18 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
May also occur in
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code 1654


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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 2007-2012 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
UK0012549 United Kingdom Godrevy Head to St Agnes Map
UK0012550 United Kingdom Fontmell and Melbury Downs Map
UK0012552 United Kingdom Pewsey Downs Map
UK0012553 United Kingdom Prescombe Down Map
UK0012559 United Kingdom Penhale Dunes Map
UK0012570 United Kingdom Braunton Burrows Map
UK0012650 United Kingdom South Hams Map
UK0012683 United Kingdom Salisbury Plain Map
UK0012723 United Kingdom East Hampshire Hangers Map
UK0012836 United Kingdom Castle Hill Map
UK0014787 United Kingdom Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru Map
UK0016254 United Kingdom Isle of Wight Downs Map
UK0019861 United Kingdom Isle of Portland to Studland Cliffs Map
UK0019863 United Kingdom St Albans Head to Durlston Head Map
UK0019864 United Kingdom Sidmouth to West Bay Map
UK0030043 United Kingdom Grimsthorpe Map
UK0030061 United Kingdom South Wight Maritime Map
UK0030162 United Kingdom Hackpen Hill 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.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-10-10 United Kingdom Habitats Directive Article 17 2013 2nd submission UK GB_species_reports-13925-15297.xml
2008-02-25 United Kingdom UK_submission Gentianella anglica
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