Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Orthoptera > Family: Tettigoniidae > Genus: Pholidoptera > Species: Pholidoptera transsylvanica

Pholidoptera transsylvanica (Fischer, 1853)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 49 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 4054


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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
SKCHVU002 Slovakia Bukovske vrchy Map
SKCHVU025 Slovakia Slanske vrchy Map
SKCHVU035 Slovakia Vihorlatske vrchy Map
ROSCI0125 Romania Munții Rodnei Map
ROSCI0236 Romania Strei - Hațeg Map
ROSCI0035 Romania Cheile Turzii Map
ROSCI0085 Romania Frumoasa Map
ROSCI0063 Romania Defileul Jiului Map
ROSCI0264 Romania Valea Izei și Dealul Solovan Map
ROSCI0268 Romania Valea Vâlsanului Map
SKUEV0210 Slovakia Stinska Map
SKUEV0209 Slovakia Morske oko Map
ROSCI0124 Romania Munții Maramureșului Map
ROSCI0212 Romania Rarău - Giumalău Map
HUHN20045 Hungary Kaszonyi-hegy - Dédai-erdő Map
ROSCI0036 Romania Cheile Vârghișului Map
ROSCI0217 Romania Retezat Map
ROSCI0207 Romania Postăvarul Map
ROSCI0270 Romania Vânători-Neamț Map
ROSCI0208 Romania Putna - Vrancea Map
SKUEV0390 Slovakia Puste pole Map
ROSCI0188 Romania Parâng Map
ROSCI0031 Romania Cheile Nerei - Beușnița Map
ROSCI0122 Romania Munții Făgăraș Map
ROSCI0069 Romania Domogled - Valea Cernei Map
HUBN20084 Hungary Központi-Zempléni-hegység Map
ROSCI0019 Romania Călimani - Gurghiu Map
ROSCI0046 Romania Cozia Map
ROSCI0194 Romania Piatra Craiului Map
ROSCI0253 Romania Trascău Map
ROSCI0045 Romania Coridorul Jiului Map
ROSCI0013 Romania Bucegi Map
ROSCI0027 Romania Cheile Bicazului - Hășmaș Map
ROSCI0037 Romania Ciomad - Balvanyos Map
HUBN20090 Hungary Komlóskai Mogyorós-tető és Zsidó-rét Map
SKUEV0331 Slovakia Cergovsky Mincol Map
HUAN20001 Hungary Aggteleki-karszt és peremterületei Map
ROSCI0051 Romania Cușma Map
ROSCI0227 Romania Sighișoara - Târnava Mare Map
ROSCI0406 Romania Zarandul de Est Map
ROSCI0323 Romania Munții Ciucului Map
ROSCI0395 Romania Soveja Map
SKUEV0920 Slovakia Sokolia skala Map
SKUEV0845 Slovakia Backovska dolina Map
SKUEV0965 Slovakia Viniansky hradny vrch Map
SKUEV0968 Slovakia Pod Misarnami Map
SKUEV0966 Slovakia Vinianska stran Map
SKUEV0922 Slovakia Bubenik Map
SKUEV0897 Slovakia Belusky 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

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European Environment Agency (EEA)
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