Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Bryophyta > Class: Marchantiopsida > Subclass: Marchantiidae > Order: Sphaerocarpales > Family: Riellaceae > Genus: Riella > Species: Riella helicophylla

Riella helicophylla (Bory & Mont.) Mont.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Mediterranean - Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 31 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1391


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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
ES0000017 Spain Cuenca de Gallocanta Map
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000033 Spain Laguna de Fuente de Piedra Map
ES0000034 Spain Lagunas del Sur de Córdoba Map
ES0000058 Spain el Fondo d'Elx-Crevillent Map
ES0000181 Spain La Retuerta y Saladas de Sástago Map
ES0000183 Spain El Basal, Las Menorcas y Llanos de Cardiel Map
ES0000273 Spain Embalse de Cordobilla Map
ES0000274 Spain Embalse de Malpasillo Map
ES6170015 Spain Lagunas de Campillos Map
ES6180002 Spain Complejo Endorreico de La Lantejuela Map
ES6180003 Spain Laguna del Gosque Map
ES4250010 Spain Humedales de La Mancha Map
ES2420114 Spain Saladas de Alcañiz Map
ES2420093 Spain Salada de Azaila Map
ES2430085 Spain Laguna de Plantados y Laguna de Agón Map
FR9101416 France Carrières de Notre-Dame de l'Agenouillade Map
ES4220001 Spain Navas de Malagón Map
ES4240016 Spain Alto Tajo Map
ES6120011 Spain Laguna de Los Tollos Map
ES2430082 Spain Monegros Map
ES2420115 Spain Salada de Calanda Map
FR9301592 France Camargue Map
ES4210017 Spain Lagunas de Ruidera Map
ES4160062 Spain Lagunas de Coca y Olmedo Map
ES2410075 Spain Basal de Ballobar y Balsalet de Don Juan Map
ES6150009 Spain Doñana Norte y Oeste Map
ES6150019 Spain Bajo Guadalquivir Map
ES2430043 Spain Laguna de Gallocanta Map
FR9101440 France Complexe lagunaire de Bages-Sigean Map
ES0000484 Spain el Fondo d'Elx-Crevillent (ZEPA) Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Duriaea helicophylla Bory & Mont.

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

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