Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Orthoptera > Family: Acrididae > Genus: Paracaloptenus > Species: Paracaloptenus caloptenoides

Paracaloptenus caloptenoides (Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1861)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Black Sea - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Mediterranean - Unknown
Pannonian - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Steppic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 58 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • cropland
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • agricultural mosaics
Natura 2000 species code 4053


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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
BG0000578 Bulgaria Reka Maritsa Map
BG0000136 Bulgaria Reka Gorna Luda Kamchia Map
BG0000421 Bulgaria Preslavska planina Map
HUBN20056 Hungary Tepke Map
BG0001007 Bulgaria Strandzha Map
BG0000107 Bulgaria Suha reka Map
BG0001389 Bulgaria Sredna gora Map
HUBN20051 Hungary Nyugat-Mátra Map
BG0000167 Bulgaria Belasitsa Map
BG0000212 Bulgaria Sakar Map
HUDI20039 Hungary Pilis és Visegrádi-hegység Map
HUBN20008 Hungary Vár-hegy - Nagy-Eged Map
BG0001386 Bulgaria Yadenitsa Map
ROSCI0069 Romania Domogled - Valea Cernei Map
HUBN20002 Hungary Hór-völgy, Déli-Bükk Map
BG0000230 Bulgaria Fakiyska reka Map
ROSCI0073 Romania Dunele marine de la Agigea Map
BG0000149 Bulgaria Rishki prohod Map
BG0000496 Bulgaria Rilski manastir Map
BG0000198 Bulgaria Sredetska reka Map
BG0000196 Bulgaria Reka Mochuritsa Map
BG0000209 Bulgaria Pirin Map
BG0001040 Bulgaria Zapadna Stara planina i Predbalkan Map
BG0000219 Bulgaria Derventski vazvishenia 2 Map
BG0000399 Bulgaria Bulgarka Map
BG0000139 Bulgaria Luda Kamchia Map
BG0000494 Bulgaria Tsentralen Balkan Map
BG0000117 Bulgaria Kotlenska planina Map
BG0000211 Bulgaria Tvardishka planina Map
BG0001030 Bulgaria Rodopi - Zapadni Map
ROSCI0198 Romania Platoul Mehedinţi Map
BG0000178 Bulgaria Ticha Map
BG0000366 Bulgaria Kresna - Ilindentsi Map
BG0000393 Bulgaria Ekokoridor Kamchia - Emine Map
BG0000420 Bulgaria Grebenets Map
BG0001034 Bulgaria Ostar kamak Map
ROSCI0172 Romania Pădurea şi Valea Canaraua Fetii - Iortmac Map
ROSCI0201 Romania Podişul Nord Dobrogean Map
BG0000281 Bulgaria Reka Belitsa Map
BG0001001 Bulgaria Ropotamo Map
ROSCI0083 Romania Fântâniţa Murfatlar Map
HUDI20008 Hungary Börzsöny Map
BG0001032 Bulgaria Rodopi - Iztochni Map
BG0001031 Bulgaria Rodopi - Sredni Map
BG0000164 Bulgaria Sinite kamani Map
HUAN20001 Hungary Aggteleki-karszt és peremterületei Map
BG0000113 Bulgaria Vitosha Map
BG0000495 Bulgaria Rila Map
BG0000574 Bulgaria Aheloy - Ravda - Nesebar Map
BG0000208 Bulgaria Bosna Map
BG0000501 Bulgaria Golyama Kamchia Map
BG0001021 Bulgaria Reka Mesta Map
BG0001493 Bulgaria Tsentralen Balkan - bufer Map
BG0001028 Bulgaria Sreden Pirin - Alibotush Map
BG0000271 Bulgaria Mandra - Poda Map
BG0000137 Bulgaria Reka Dolna Luda Kamchia Map
HUBN21095 Hungary Nagylóci Kő-hegy Map
AT1211A00 Austria Wienerwald - Thermenregion Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
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

Summary of derogations for species

EU member states are required to report derogations from protection efforts of species.

2 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Bulgaria 2011-08-25 2013-03-01 The permit allows 100 individuals from each species to be caught. Capture No impact
Bulgaria 2011-07-14 2013-03-01 The permit allows 100 individuals from each species to be caught. Capture No impact
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