Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Lepidoptera > Family: Nymphalidae > Genus: Coenonympha > Species: Coenonympha hero

Scarce Heath - Coenonympha hero (Linnaeus, 1761)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Bad
Atlantic - Bad
Boreal - Bad
Continental - Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1070

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
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Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

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Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Herorandoje Danish Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Heroringvinge Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
la Mélibée French Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Scarce Heath English Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Strzepotek hero Polish Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Wald-Wiesenvögelchen German Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Zilverstreephooibeestje Dutch Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

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

External data

Reportnet deliveries

Files delivered through Reportnet with relevance to this species.

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Released Coverage Envelope File
2013-12-30 Lithuania Third LT report on Art.17,2007-2012 LT_species_reports-131230-135438.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
2013-12-17 Slovakia Art 17 report for the period 2007 - 2012 - second delivery SK_species_reports-131217-132945.xml
2013-12-09 Poland Habitats Directive Art. 17 Report PL_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
2013-09-18 France Rapport France 2013 FR_species_reports.xml
2013-09-17 Estonia Eesti2013 EE_species_reports-13917-14855.xml
2008-04-14 Estonia eesti Species questionnaire for Coenonympha hero
2008-04-10 Germany German national report Coenonympha hero
2008-03-03 Lithuania Buveiniu direktyvos igyvendinimo ataskaita Species questionnaire for Coenonympha hero
2008-02-28 France rapport France Coenonympha hero
2008-02-22 Slovakia report under habitats directive Coenonympha hero
2008-02-22 Austria Article 17 report Austria Species questionnaire for Coenonympha hero
2007-10-02 Sweden Report on Implementation Measures (Art.17.1)_delivery 2007 Species questionnaire for Coenonympha hero
2007-10-02 Latvia LATVIA 2001-2006 Coenonympha hero
2007-10-01 Poland Report on Implementation Measures Species questionnaire for Coenonympha hero
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