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Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Discoglossidae > Genus: Discoglossus > Species: Discoglossus galganoi

Iberian painted frog - Discoglossus galganoi Capula, Nascetti, Lanza, Bullini & Crespo, 1985

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 348 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 1194


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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
ES0000013 Spain Tablas de Daimiel Map
ES0000014 Spain Monfragüe y las Dehesas del Entorno Map
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000025 Spain Marismas del Odiel Map
ES0000031 Spain Sierra de Grazalema Map
ES0000034 Spain Lagunas del Sur de Córdoba Map
ES0000035 Spain Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas Map
ES0000050 Spain Sierra de Hornachuelos Map
ES0000051 Spain Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Map
ES0000052 Spain Sierra Pelada y Rivera del Aserrador Map
ES0000053 Spain Sierra Norte de Sevilla Map
ES0000056 Spain Encinares del río Alberche y río Cofio Map
ES0000057 Spain Alto Lozoya Map
ES0000068 Spain Embalse de Orellana y Sierra de Pela Map
ES0000069 Spain Embalse de Cornalvo y Sierra Bermeja Map
ES0000070 Spain Sierra de San Pedro Map
ES0000072 Spain Sierra Grande de Hornachos Map
ES0000085 Spain Ribadeo Map
ES0000086 Spain Ría de Ortigueira e Ladrido Map
ES0000087 Spain Complexo intermareal Umia - O Grove, A Lanzada, punta Carreirón e lagoa Bodeira Map
ES0000090 Spain Sierra Morena Map
ES0000116 Spain Valle de Iruelas Map
ES0000139 Spain Estepas cerealistas de los ríos Jarama y Henares Map
ES0000140 Spain Bahía de Cádiz Map
ES0000157 Spain Campo de Calatrava Map
ES0000164 Spain Sierra de Ayllón Map
ES0000165 Spain Valle y salinas del Salado Map
ES0000166 Spain Barranco del Dulce Map
ES0000168 Spain Llanuras de Oropesa, Lagartera y Calera y Chozas Map
ES0000169 Spain Río Tajo en Castrejón, islas de Malpica de Tajo y Azután Map
ES0000176 Spain Costa da Morte (Norte) Map
ES0000205 Spain Lagunas del Canal de Castilla Map
ES0000254 Spain Illa de Ons Map
ES0000258 Spain Costa de Ferrolterra - Valdoviño Map
ES0000265 Spain Sierra del Molino, Embalse del Quipar y Llanos del Cagitán Map
ES0000266 Spain Sierra de Moratalla Map
ES0000313 Spain Complexo litoral de Corrubedo Map
ES0000317 Spain Penarronda-Barayo Map
ES0000318 Spain Cabo Busto-Luanco Map
ES0000319 Spain Ría de Ribadesella-Ría de Tinamayor Map
ES0000325 Spain Campiña sur - Embalse de Arroyo Conejos Map
ES0000328 Spain Embalse de Montijo Map
ES0000355 Spain Hurdes Map
ES0000356 Spain Riberos del Almonte Map
ES0000368 Spain Río Tajo Internacional y Riberos Map
ES0000369 Spain Llanos de Alcantara y Brozas Map
ES0000370 Spain Sierra de Gata y Valle de las Pilas Map
ES0000372 Spain Costa da Mariña occidental Map
ES0000373 Spain Ría de Foz Map
ES0000374 Spain Ancares Map
ES0000375 Spain Esteiro do Miño Map
ES0000376 Spain Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés Map
ES0000397 Spain Embalse de la Serena Map
ES0000398 Spain Llanos y Complejo Lagunar de la Albuera Map
ES0000407 Spain Nacimiento del Río Gevora Map
ES0000421 Spain Embalse Gabriel y Galán Map
ES1110001 Spain Ortigueira - Mera Map
ES1110002 Spain Costa Ártabra Map
ES1110003 Spain Fragas do Eume Map
ES1110004 Spain Encoro de Abegondo - Cecebre Map
ES1110005 Spain Costa da Morte Map
ES1110006 Spain Complexo húmido de Corrubedo Map
ES1110007 Spain Betanzos - Mandeo Map
ES1110008 Spain Carnota - Monte Pindo Map
ES1110011 Spain Esteiro do Tambre Map
ES1110013 Spain Xubia - Castro Map
ES1110014 Spain Serra do Careón Map
ES1110015 Spain Río Anllóns Map
ES1110016 Spain Río Tambre Map
ES1120001 Spain Ancares - Courel Map
ES1120002 Spain Río Eo Map
ES1120003 Spain Parga - Ladra - Támoga Map
ES1120004 Spain A Marronda Map
ES1120005 Spain As Catedrais Map
ES1120006 Spain Carballido Map
ES1120007 Spain Cruzul - Agüeira Map
ES1120008 Spain Monte Faro Map
ES1120009 Spain Monte Maior Map
ES1120010 Spain Negueira Map
ES1120011 Spain Ría de Foz - Masma Map
ES1120012 Spain Río Landro Map
ES1120013 Spain Río Ouro Map
ES1120015 Spain Serra do Xistral Map
ES1120016 Spain Río Cabe Map
ES1120017 Spain Costa da Mariña occidental Map
ES1130001 Spain Baixa Limia Map
ES1130002 Spain Macizo Central Map
ES1130005 Spain Río Támega Map
ES1130009 Spain Serra da Enciña da Lastra Map
ES1140001 Spain Sistema fluvial Ulla - Deza Map
ES1140002 Spain Río Lérez Map
ES1140004 Spain Complexo Ons - O Grove Map
ES1140005 Spain Monte Aloia Map
ES1140006 Spain Río Tea Map
ES1140007 Spain Baixo Miño Map
ES1140008 Spain Brañas de Xestoso Map
ES1140010 Spain Costa da Vela Map
ES1140011 Spain Gándaras de Budiño Map
ES1140013 Spain Serra do Candán Map
ES1140014 Spain Serra do Cando Map
ES1140015 Spain Sobreirais do Arnego Map
ES1200008 Spain Redes Map
ES1200010 Spain Montovo-La Mesa Map
ES1200012 Spain Caldoveiro Map
ES1200024 Spain Río Porcía Map
ES1200026 Spain Río Negro Map
ES1200029 Spain Río Nalón Map
ES1200042 Spain Sierra Plana de la Borbolla Map
ES1200043 Spain Sierra del Sueve Map
ES1200045 Spain Turbera de Las Dueñas Map
ES1200050 Spain Cuenca del Alto Narcea Map
ES1300001 Spain Liébana Map
ES1300003 Spain Rias occidentales y Duna de Oyambre Map
ES1300004 Spain Dunas de Liencres y Estuario del Pas Map
ES1300007 Spain Marismas de Santoña, Victoria y Joyel Map
ES1300021 Spain Valles altos del Nansa y Saja y Alto Campoo Map
ES2110011 Spain Zadorraren sistemako urtegiak / Embalses del sistema del Zadorra Map
ES2110014 Spain Salburua Map
ES4110002 Spain Sierra de Gredos Map
ES4120049 Spain Bosques del Valle de Mena Map
ES4120090 Spain Embalse del Ebro - Monte Hijedo Map
ES4130010 Spain Sierra de los Ancares Map
ES4130035 Spain Valle de San Emiliano Map
ES4130037 Spain Hoces de Vegacervera Map
ES4130050 Spain Montaña Central de León Map
ES4140011 Spain Fuentes Carrionas y Fuente Cobre-Montaña Palentina Map
ES4140027 Spain Covalagua Map
ES4180017 Spain Riberas de Castronuño Map
ES4310004 Spain Dehesas de Jerez Map
ES4310009 Spain Puerto Peña - los Golondrinos Map
ES4320039 Spain Sierra de las Villuercas y Valle del Guadarranque Map
ES6120008 Spain La Breña y Marismas del Barbate Map
ES6130001 Spain Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro Map
ES6130002 Spain Sierras Subbéticas Map
ES6150003 Spain Estero de Domingo Rubio Map
ES6150006 Spain Marismas del Río Piedras y Flecha del Rompido Map
ES6150007 Spain Peñas de Aroche Map
ES6160006 Spain Sierra de Andújar Map
ES6160007 Spain Sierra Mágina Map
ES6170007 Spain Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara y Alhama Map
PTCON0001 Portugal Peneda / Gerês Map
PTCON0002 Portugal Montesinho / Nogueira Map
PTCON0017 Portugal Litoral Norte Map
PTCON0019 Portugal Rio Minho Map
PTCON0024 Portugal Valongo Map
PTCON0037 Portugal Monchique Map
PTCON0039 Portugal Serra D'Arga Map
PTCON0040 Portugal Côrno do Bico Map
PTZPE0001 Portugal Estuários dos Rios Minho e Coura Map
PTZPE0002 Portugal Serra do Gerês Map
PTZPE0004 Portugal Ria de Aveiro Map
PTZPE0005 Portugal Paul de Arzila Map
PTZPE0007 Portugal Serra da Malcata Map
PTZPE0008 Portugal Paul do Boquilobo Map
PTZPE0010 Portugal Estuário do Tejo Map
PTZPE0015 Portugal Costa Sudoeste Map
PTZPE0017 Portugal Ria Formosa Map
PTZPE0038 Portugal Douro Internacional e Vale do Águeda Map
PTZPE0043 Portugal Campo Maior Map
PTZPE0045 Portugal Mourão/Moura/Barrancos Map
PTZPE0046 Portugal Castro Verde Map
PTZPE0047 Portugal Vale do Guadiana Map
ES4310028 Spain Río Matachel Map
ES4140129 Spain Montes Torozos y Páramos de Torquemada-Astudillo Map
ES4220007 Spain Ríos Quejigal, Valdeazogues y Alcudia Map
ES4210005 Spain Laguna de Los Ojos de Villaverde Map
ES4160084 Spain Riberas del Río Duratón Map
PTCON0055 Portugal Dunas de Mira, Gândara e Gafanhas Map
ES4250013 Spain Rios de la margen izquierda del Tajo y berrocales del Tajo Map
ES6160013 Spain Río Guadalquivir Tramo Superior Map
ES4150125 Spain Riberas del Río Agadón Map
PTCON0052 Portugal Arade / Odelouca Map
ES6200018 Spain Sierra de la Muela Map
PTCON0012 Portugal Costa Sudoeste Map
PTCON0048 Portugal Serra de Montejunto Map
PTCON0010 Portugal Arrábida / Espichel Map
ES6150013 Spain Dunas del Odiel Map
ES4150126 Spain Valle del Cuerpo de Hombre Map
ES4310067 Spain Sierras de Alor y Monte Longo Map
ES4110112 Spain Encinares de la Sierra de Ávila Map
ES4190074 Spain Riberas del Río Aliste y afluentes Map
PTCON0058 Portugal Ria de Alvor Map
ES6130004 Spain Río Guadalmez Map
ES6130005 Spain Suroeste de La Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro Map
ES4170083 Spain Riberas del Río Duero y afluentes Map
ES4240024 Spain Sierra de Caldereros Map
ES4220003 Spain Ríos de la cuenca media del Guadiana y laderas vertientes Map
ES4130076 Spain Riberas del Río Sil y afluentes Map
ES4190146 Spain Lagunas y pastizales salinos de Villafáfila Map
ES4320037 Spain Sierra de Gata Map
ES4150032 Spain El Rebollar Map
ES4250001 Spain Sierra de San Vicente y valles del Tiétar y Alberche Map
ES4220017 Spain Alcornocal de Zumajo Map
PTCON0053 Portugal Moura / Barrancos Map
ES4180069 Spain Riberas del Río Cea Map
PTCON0018 Portugal Barrinha de Esmoriz Map
ES3110005 Spain Cuenca del río Guadarrama Map
ES4230014 Spain Serranía de Cuenca Map
ES4220019 Spain Bonales de la comarca de Los Montes del Guadiana Map
ES4190033 Spain Sierra de la Culebra Map
ES4180081 Spain Riberas del Río Adaja y afluentes Map
ES4190133 Spain Campo Alto de Aliste Map
ES6150001 Spain Laguna de El Portil Map
ES4110103 Spain Encinares de los ríos Adaja y Voltoya Map
ES4120071 Spain Riberas del Río Arlanza y afluentes Map
ES4310024 Spain Río Guadamez Map
ES6160009 Spain Estribaciones de Sierra Mágina Map
ES4320077 Spain Monfragüe Map
ES4310026 Spain Río Guadiana Alto - Zujar Map
ES4310022 Spain Río Gevora Alto Map
ES4150108 Spain Quilamas Map
ES6150022 Spain Rivera de Chanza Map
ES4310068 Spain Sierras de Bienvenida y la Capitana Map
PTCON0031 Portugal Monfurado Map
ES4310064 Spain Río Ortiga Map
ES4150064 Spain Riberas de los Ríos Huebra, Yeltes, Uces y afluentes Map
PTCON0033 Portugal Cabrela Map
ES4160106 Spain Lagunas de Cantalejo Map
PTCON0004 Portugal Malcata Map
ES3110004 Spain Cuenca del río Manzanares Map
ES4320076 Spain Riveras de Gata y Acebo Map
ES4120072 Spain Riberas del Río Arlanzón y afluentes Map
ES3110001 Spain Cuencas de los ríos Jarama y Henares Map
ES4240018 Spain Sierra de Altomira Map
PTCON0034 Portugal Comporta / Galé Map
ES6150029 Spain Estuario del Río Tinto Map
ES4130065 Spain Riberas del Río Órbigo y afluentes Map
ES4160109 Spain Sierra de Guadarrama Map
ES4320047 Spain Sierras de Risco Viejo Map
ES4320066 Spain Laguna temporal de Corrales Map
ES3110007 Spain Cuencas de los ríos Alberche y Cofio Map
ES6150016 Spain Acebuchal de Alpízar Map
ES4320029 Spain Río Ruecas Alto Map
ES4310061 Spain Laguna temporal de Murtales Map
ES4220001 Spain Navas de Malagón Map
ES4320011 Spain Las Hurdes Map
ES4240016 Spain Alto Tajo Map
PTCON0028 Portugal Gardunha Map
ES6150010 Spain Andévalo Occidental Map
ES6150012 Spain Dehesa del Estero y Montes de Moguer Map
PTCON0014 Portugal Serra da Estrela Map
ES6160010 Spain Tramo Inferior del Río Guadalimar y Alto Guadalquivir Map
ES4190105 Spain Lago de Sanabria y alrededores Map
ES1120014 Spain Canón do Sil Map
ES6130012 Spain Río Zújar Map
ES3110002 Spain Cuenca del río Lozoya y Sierra Norte Map
ES4220013 Spain Sierra de Los Canalizos Map
ES4320071 Spain Ríos Alagon y Jerte Map
ES4150100 Spain Campo de Azaba Map
ES4310020 Spain Río Ardila Bajo Map
ES4320002 Spain Cedillo y Río Tajo Internacional Map
ES4180147 Spain Humedales de Los Arenales Map
PTCON0025 Portugal Montemuro Map
ES4140077 Spain Riberas del Río Carrión y afluentes Map
ES6150017 Spain Marisma de Las Carboneras Map
ES4160111 Spain Valles del Voltoya y el Zorita Map
ES3110003 Spain Cuenca del río Guadalix Map
ES4240004 Spain Rañas de Matarrubia, Villaseca y Casa de Uceda Map
ES4150101 Spain Candelario Map
PTCON0007 Portugal S. Mamede Map
ES4320013 Spain Granadilla Map
ES4190132 Spain Riberas del Río Manzanas y afluentes Map
ES4210008 Spain Sierra de Alcaraz y Segura y cañones del Segura y del Mundo Map
ES4140136 Spain Laguna de La Nava Map
ES4110113 Spain Cerro de Guisando Map
ES1130007 Spain Pena Trevinca Map
ES4150107 Spain Las Batuecas-Sierra de Francia Map
ES4160063 Spain Lagunas de Santa María la Real de Nieva Map
ES4190134 Spain Lagunas de Tera y Vidriales Map
ES6180009 Spain Río Viar Map
ES6130007 Spain Guadiato-Bembézar Map
ES6150021 Spain Corredor Ecológico del Río Tinto Map
ES4190102 Spain Cañones del Duero Map
ES6130015 Spain Río Guadalquivir -Tramo Medio Map
ES4320038 Spain Sierra de Gredos y Valle del Jerte Map
ES4310027 Spain Río Guadiana Internacional Map
ES6200041 Spain Rambla de la Rogativa Map
ES4130079 Spain Riberas del Río Esla y afluentes Map
ES6200017 Spain Sierra de Villafuerte Map
ES4310065 Spain Río Palomillas Map
PTCON0003 Portugal Alvão / Marão Map
ES4310063 Spain Río Bembezar Map
ES4140080 Spain Canal de Castilla Map
ES4250014 Spain Sotos del río Alberche Map
ES6120031 Spain Ríos Guadiaro y Hozgarganta Map
ES4110034 Spain Sierra de la Paramera y Serrota Map
PTCON0036 Portugal Guadiana Map
PTCON0022 Portugal Douro Internacional Map
ES4310015 Spain Río Alcarrache Map
ES4180124 Spain Salgüeros de Aldeamayor Map
ES4210006 Spain Laguna del Arquillo Map
ES4150085 Spain Riberas del Río Tormes y afluentes Map
ES6120018 Spain Pinar de Roche Map
ES4310045 Spain Valdecigüeñas Map
PTCON0005 Portugal Paul de Arzila Map
ES4250011 Spain Complejo lagunar de La Jara Map
ES6150014 Spain Marismas y Riberas del Tinto Map
ES6180016 Spain Venta de Las Navas Map
PTCON0009 Portugal Estuário do Tejo Map
ES4190067 Spain Riberas del Río Tera y afluentes Map
PTCON0008 Portugal Sintra / Cascais Map
ES4240022 Spain Sabinares rastreros de Alustante - Tordesilos Map
ES4180070 Spain Riberas del Río Cega Map
ES4320016 Spain Río Aljucen Alto Map
ES4140082 Spain Riberas del Río Pisuerga y afluentes Map
PTCON0030 Portugal Caia Map
ES4310023 Spain Río Guadalemar Map
ES4320060 Spain Arroyos Barbaon y Calzones Map
ES4220020 Spain Lagunas de Alcoba y Horcajo de Los Montes Map
ES2200031 Spain Yesos de la Ribera Estellesa Map
ES6130013 Spain Barrancos del Río Retortillo Map
ES6150009 Spain Doñana Norte y Oeste Map
ES4220015 Spain Sierras de Almadén - Chillón y Guadalmez Map
PTCON0029 Portugal Cabeção Map
ES6150019 Spain Bajo Guadalquivir Map
ES4230013 Spain Hoces del Cabriel, Guadazaón y ojos de Moya Map
ES4320018 Spain Río Almonte Map
ES6150020 Spain Arroyo del Alamillo Map
ES4110115 Spain Valle del Tiétar Map
ES4110114 Spain Pinares del Bajo Alberche Map
ES4320070 Spain Río Guadalupejo Map
ES6130006 Spain Guadalmellato Map
ES6180005 Spain Corredor Ecológico del Río Guadiamar Map
ES4320021 Spain Río Erjas Map
ES4310017 Spain Río Aljucén Bajo Map
ES4110097 Spain Campo Azálvaro - Pinares de Peguerinos Map
ES4150096 Spain Arribes del Duero Map
ES4250005 Spain Montes de Toledo Map
PTCON0047 Portugal Serras da Freita e Arada Map
PTCON0013 Portugal Ria Formosa / Castro Marim Map
ES4310066 Spain Sierra de Maria Andres Map
ES6150004 Spain Lagunas de Palos y Las Madres Map
ES1130008 Spain Pena Maseira Map
ES4310008 Spain Estena Map
ES0000437 Spain Pena Trevinca Map
ES1200016 Spain Ría del Eo Map
ES1200006 Spain Ría de Villaviciosa Map
ES1200009 Spain Ponga-Amieva Map
ES4310003 Spain Complejo Lagunar de la Albuera Map
PTZPE0059 Portugal Torre da Bolsa Map
PTZPE0054 Portugal São Vicente Map
ES1200055 Spain Cabo Busto-Luanco Map
ES4310074 Spain Arroyos Cabriles y Friegamuñoz Map
ES4310075 Spain Rivera de Taliga Map
PTZPE0003 Portugal Montesinho / Nogueira Map
PTCON0061 Portugal Ria de Aveiro Map
ES2110024 Spain Valderejo-Sobrón-Árcenako mendilerroa / Valderejo-Sobrón-Sierra de Árcena Map
ES4250015 Spain La Jara Map

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Discoglosse de Galgano French Gasc J.P. and al.
Iberian painted frog English Gasc J.P. and al.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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