Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Reptilia > Order: Squamata > Family: Lacertidae > Genus: Iberolacerta > Species: Iberolacerta bonnali

Pyrenees rock lizard - Iberolacerta bonnali (Lantz, 1927)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Poor
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 26 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code 5259


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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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

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Lagartija pirenaica Spanish Gasc J.P. and al.
Lézard des Pyrénées French Gasc J.P. and al.
Pyrenäen-Gebirgseidechse German Gasc J.P. and al.
Pyrenees rock lizard English Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Lacerta bonnali Lantz, 1927
Lacerta monticola bonnali Mertens & Muller, 1940
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) bonnali Lantz, 1927
Lacerta (Podarcis) monticola bonnali Lantz, 1927
Lacerta muralis bonnali Mertens & Müller, 1928

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