Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Poales > Family: Poaceae > Genus: Calamagrostis > Species: Calamagrostis chalybaea

Calamagrostis chalybaea (Laest.) Fr.

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 52 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • woodland and forest
Natura 2000 species code 1948


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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
SE0710150 Sweden Djupdalen Map
SE0710175 Sweden Stormyran-Lommyran Map
SE0710184 Sweden Lill-Mårdsjöbäcken Map
SE0710206 Sweden Ravin i Holme Map
SE0720131 Sweden Vackermyren Map
SE0720183 Sweden Frostvikenfjällen Map
SE0720248 Sweden Storholmsjö Map
SE0720256 Sweden Bollsberget Map
SE0720257 Sweden Mjövattenberget Map
SE0720264 Sweden Lerdalsälven-Tvärlidån Map
SE0720265 Sweden Vallån Frostviken Map
SE0720267 Sweden Rosenbergsråkarna Map
SE0720283 Sweden Gröndalen Frostviken Map
SE0720284 Sweden Jormön Map
SE0720298 Sweden Bräntberget Map
SE0720299 Sweden Djupdalsbäcken Map
SE0720303 Sweden Kattögeltjärnen Map
SE0720307 Sweden Revaberget Map
SE0720328 Sweden Kalvhallbäcken Map
SE0720362 Sweden Tysjöarna Map
SE0720374 Sweden Siljeåsberget Map
SE0720377 Sweden Laholmsnäset Map
SE0720415 Sweden Käringmyren Järvnäsberget Map
SE0720417 Sweden Kvarnån Utanede Map
SE0720425 Sweden Långstrandberget Map
SE0720429 Sweden Siljeåsen Map
SE0720430 Sweden Stormyrhögen Map
SE0720431 Sweden Ol-Nilskojan Map
SE0720437 Sweden Mellanmyran-Abborrholmberget Map
SE0720438 Sweden Hagamarken Solberg Map
SE0720441 Sweden Sprötberget-Bodberget Map
SE0810019 Sweden Vallsjöskogen Map
SE0810054 Sweden Blaikfjället Map
SE0810056 Sweden Oxfjället Map
SE0810057 Sweden Gitsfjället Map
SE0810058 Sweden Ryptjärnberget Map
SE0810059 Sweden Marsfjället Map
SE0810060 Sweden Skalmodal Map
SE0810080 Sweden Vindelfjällen Map
SE0810346 Sweden Arksjöberget Map
SE0810347 Sweden Rödingsjö Map
SE0810348 Sweden Låjtavare Map
SE0810350 Sweden Kalvtjärnarna Map
SE0810368 Sweden Småtjärnslåtten Map
SE0810374 Sweden Dikasjön Map
SE0810390 Sweden Bergmyran, Ormsjö Map
SE0810394 Sweden Vardo-, Laster- och Fjällfjällen Map
SE0810395 Sweden Virisens vattensystem Map
SE0810397 Sweden Södra Gardfjället Map
SE0810398 Sweden Norra Borgafjäll Map
SE0810439 Sweden Satsfjället Map
SE0810450 Sweden Månsberget Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Calamagrostis obtusata auct., non Trin.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

No external data sets available for this species
European Environment Agency (EEA)
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1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100