Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Poales > Family: Poaceae > Genus: Coleanthus > Species: Coleanthus subtilis

Coleanthus subtilis (Tratt.) Seidl

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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 38 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
May also occur in
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1887


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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
DE4142301 Germany Elbaue zwischen Griebo und Prettin Map
DE4552302 Germany Oberlausitzer Heide- und Teichlandschaft Map
DE5045301 Germany Freiberger Bergwerksteiche Map
DE5412301 Germany Westerwälder Seenplatte Map
FR5200628 France Forêt, étang de Vioreau et étang de la Provostière Map
FR5300003 France Complexe de l'est des montagnes noires Map
FR5300005 France Forêt de Paimpont Map
FR5300050 France Etangs du canal d'Ille et Rance Map
FR5300052 France Côte de Cancale à Paramé Map
FR5300066 France Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Map
CZ0614052 Czech Republic Rybníky u Rudolce Map
CZ0612135 Czech Republic Hodíškovský rybník Map
CZ0312048 Czech Republic Štičí rybník Map
CZ0612137 Czech Republic Obecník Map
CZ0312040 Czech Republic Malý Horusický rybník Map
CZ0312038 Czech Republic Lomnický velký rybník Map
CZ0612145 Czech Republic Rychtářský rybník Map
CZ0612143 Czech Republic Rybník u Zadního Zhořce Map
CZ0322057 Czech Republic Maňovický rybník Map
CZ0212010 Czech Republic Hvožďanské Háje Map
CZ0612134 Czech Republic Dolní rybník u Újezda Map
CZ0612139 Czech Republic Pod Kamenným vrchem Map
CZ0314019 Czech Republic Velký a Malý Tisý Map
CZ0534050 Czech Republic Černý Nadýmač Map
CZ0420144 Czech Republic Novodomské a polské rašeliniště Map
CZ0614058 Czech Republic Rybníky V Pouštích Map
PLH020045 Poland Stawy w Borowej Map
CZ0612140 Czech Republic Podvesník Map
CZ0212001 Czech Republic Březinský rybník Map
PLH020041 Poland Ostoja nad Baryczą Map
CZ0614057 Czech Republic Znětínské rybníky Map
CZ0214014 Czech Republic Podlesí Map
CZ0214046 Czech Republic Rybník Vidlák Map
CZ0614132 Czech Republic Kamenický rybník Map
CZ0314635 Czech Republic Mnišský rybník Map
CZ0314638 Czech Republic Vosecký rybník Map
CZ0314640 Czech Republic Rybník Walden Map
AT1201A00 Austria Waldviertler Teich-, Heide- und Moorlandschaft Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Dverggras Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
Scheidenblütgras German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
No synonyms available.

Other resources

GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (accepted) 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)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100