Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Lamiales > Family: Scrophulariaceae > Genus: Linaria > Species: Linaria loeselii

Linaria loeselii Schweigg.

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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 19 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code 2216


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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
LV0200300 Latvia Sliteres nacionalais parks Map
LV0302800 Latvia Engures ezers Map
LV0303500 Latvia Pape Map
LV0508100 Latvia Ziemupe Map
LV0520300 Latvia Uzava Map
LV0521500 Latvia Ovisi Map
PLH220044 Poland Ostoja w Ujściu Wisły Map
LV0528300 Latvia Gipka Map
LTKLA0009 Lithuania Pajūrio kopos Map
PLH280007 Poland Zalew Wiślany i Mierzeja Wiślana Map
PLH220032 Poland Zatoka Pucka i Półwysep Helski Map
PLH220023 Poland Ostoja Słowińska Map
PLH320041 Poland Jezioro Bukowo Map
LTNER0005 Lithuania Kuršių nerija Map
PLH220018 Poland Mierzeja Sarbska Map
LV0303600 Latvia Bernati Map
LV0536500 Latvia Pavilostas peleka kapa Map
PLH220100 Poland Klify Poddębskie Map
PLH320068 Poland Jezioro Wicko i Modelskie Wydmy Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Lezela vircele Latvian Latvian NRC
Synonym Author
Linaria odora subsp. loeselii (Schweigg.) Hartl

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

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