Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Salmoniformes > Family: Salmonidae > Genus: Salmo > Species: Salmo macrostigma

Trout (subsp.) - Salmo macrostigma Duméril, 1858

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 1 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1108


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Data Deficient


Not evaluated


Not evaluated

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
FR9402004 France Chênaie verte et junipéraie de la Tartagine Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Forelle (subsp.) German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Pastrav Romanian Fishbase
Trofte gjuce Albanian Fishbase
Trota macrostigma Italian EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Trout (subsp.) English EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Truite à grosses taches French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Synonym Author
Salmo lapasseti Zill, 1858
Salar macrostigma Duméril, 1858
Salmo fario var. macrostigma (Duméril, 1855)
Salmo trutta var. pellegrini Werner, 1931

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
FishBase FishBase
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

Reportnet deliveries

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2008-03-05 Italy Italy Salmo macrostigma
2008-02-28 France rapport France Salmo macrostigma
2008-02-22 Greece Hellas Species questionnaire for Salmo macrostigma
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