Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Equisetopsida > Order: Dicranales > Family: Dicranaceae > Genus: Leucobryum > Species: Leucobryum glaucum

Leucobryum glaucum (Hedw.) Ångström

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Poor
Atlantic - Good
Black Sea - Unknown
Boreal - Good
Continental - Poor
Macaronesian - Good
Mediterranean - Poor
Pannonian - Poor
Natura 2000 sites 16 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
  • sparsely vegetated land
Natura 2000 species code 1400


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
BE31003C0 Belgium Vallée de la Lasne Map
BE32006C0 Belgium Bois d'Enghien et de Silly Map
BE32011C0 Belgium Forêt de Bon-Secours Map
BE32012C0 Belgium Bord nord du bassin de la Haine Map
BE32018C0 Belgium Bois de Colfontaine Map
BE32032C0 Belgium Forêts de Rance Map
BE31011C0 Belgium Vallée de la Thyle Map
BE31010C0 Belgium Sources de la Dyle Map
BE32037C0 Belgium Massifs forestiers entre Momignies et Chimay Map
BE31006C0 Belgium Vallée de la Dyle à Ottignies Map
BE32007C0 Belgium Bois de la Houssière Map
BE31002C0 Belgium Vallées de l'Argentine et de la Lasne Map
BE31001C0 Belgium Affluents brabançons de la Senne Map
BE32025C0 Belgium Haut-Pays des Honnelles Map
BE32004C0 Belgium Vallée de la Rhosnes Map
BE32027C0 Belgium Vallée de la Biesmelle Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Dicranum glaucum Hedw.

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

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

41 items found, displaying all items.1
Released Coverage Envelope File
2014-01-28 Denmark 2nd submission 2007-2012 DK_species_reports-131220-95922.xml
2014-01-08 Luxembourg Article 17 report 92/43/CEE 2007_2012 Luxembourg LU_species_reports-13823-134519.xml
2014-01-07 Hungary HU_Art_17_report_2013_second round_10_31 HU_species_report_art17
2014-01-04 Romania RO Art.17 2007-2012 Report from 31 December 2013 RO_species_reports.xml
2013-12-30 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2013 SE_species_reports-131230-111623.xml
2013-12-20 Germany German national report 2013 DE_species_reports.xml
2013-12-18 Netherlands NL 2013 report art. 17 NL_species_reports_2013-12-09compleet2.xml
2013-12-17 Slovakia Art 17 report for the period 2007 - 2012 - second delivery SK_species_reports-131217-132945.xml
2013-12-16 Slovenia SI_Article_17_Report_2013_2nd_submission SI_species_reports-131216-13555.xml
2013-12-09 Poland Habitats Directive Art. 17 Report PL_species_reports.xml
2013-12-04 Italy 3rd Italian national report 2013 IT_species_reports.xml
2013-10-18 Latvia LATVIA_2007-2012 LV_species_reports-131018-113252.xml
2013-10-11 Austria Art 17 HD AT_species_reports-13916-161758.xml
2013-10-10 United Kingdom Habitats Directive Article 17 2013 2nd submission UK GB_species_reports-13925-15297.xml
2013-10-07 Finland Habitat directive reporting (FI) 2007-2012 FI_species_reports.xml
2013-09-18 France Rapport France 2013 FR_species_reports.xml
2013-09-18 Portugal Relatorio nacional sobre a implementacao da Directiva Habitats 2013 PT_species_reports.xml
2013-09-17 Estonia Eesti2013 EE_species_reports-13917-14855.xml
2013-09-16 Belgium Second Release Art17 Belgium BE_species_reports-13916-154440.xml
2013-09-13 Ireland Habitats Directive Article 17 Report 2013 IE_species_reports-1396-14232.xml
2013-09-11 Spain Habitats Directive: Report Art.17 2007-2012 ES_species_reports
2013-08-23 Czechia CZ_Rep_HDArt17_2013_2nd_submission:corrected CZ_species_reports.xml
2008-07-07 Spain Spain's delivery of 3 July Leucobryum glaucum
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Leucobryum glaucum
2008-03-21 Slovenia Article 17 Report Leucobryum glaucum
2008-03-17 Netherlands NL Report HR 2007 Leucobryum glaucum
2008-03-05 Italy Italy Leucobryum glaucum
2008-03-04 Hungary delivery_report_art_17_HU Leucobryum glaucum
2008-02-28 France rapport France Leucobryum glaucum
2008-02-25 United Kingdom UK_submission Leucobryum glaucum
2008-02-22 Slovakia report under habitats directive Leucobryum glaucum
2008-02-22 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2008-01-16 Belgium Natura 2000 habitat report Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2008-01-15 Luxembourg Article 17 report 92/43/CEE Luxembourg Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2008-01-11 Ireland Habitats Directive Article 17 report Leucobryum glaucum
2008-01-11 Finland Suomi virallinen Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2007-10-02 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2007 Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Leucobryum glaucum
2007-10-01 Czechia Species and Habitats Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Leucobryum glaucum
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