Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Ranunculales > Family: Ranunculaceae > Genus: Ranunculus > Species: Ranunculus lapponicus

Ranunculus lapponicus L.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Boreal - Favourable
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 167 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1972


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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

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Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Lappsoleie Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
Synonym Author
Ranunculus altaicus Laxm.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (accepted) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
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