Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Equisetopsida > Order: Hypnales > Family: Amblystegiaceae > Genus: Hamatocaulis > Species: Hamatocaulis lapponicus

Hamatocaulis lapponicus (Norrl.) Hedanas

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Boreal - Bad
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 24 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1983


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
FI0316007 Finland Salmuksen alue Map
FI0900006 Finland Härkösuo-Hongistonkorpi Map
FI1100201 Finland Hailuoto, pohjoisranta Map
FI1101645 Finland Oulanka Map
FI1102605 Finland Päijänne-Välisuo ja Ruostesuo Map
FI1103829 Finland Olvassuo Map
FI1103830 Finland Hirvisuo Map
FI1105202 Finland Siikajoen lintuvedet ja suot Map
FI1200763 Finland Isonpäänlampi Map
FI1300608 Finland Tollovuoma-Silmäsvuoma-Mustaoja-Nunaravuoma Map
FI1300701 Finland Teuravuoma-Kivijärvenvuoma Map
FI1300904 Finland Luiron suot Map
FI1301706 Finland Viiankiaapa Map
LV0524100 Latvia Mezole Map
LV0600300 Latvia Augszeme Map
SE0620252 Sweden Lilltansen Map
SE0820716 Sweden Kahtovuoma Map
FI0306009 Finland Kotajärvi Map
FI0312008 Finland Mäyränlammi Map
LV0531500 Latvia Lapinu ezers Map
FI0316008 Finland Hautalammi Map
FI0339009 Finland Likolammi Map
LV0531600 Latvia Taurisu ezers Map
LV0529400 Latvia Draugolis Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Lapzemes akite Latvian Latvian NRC
Synonym Author
Drepanocladus lapponicus (Norrl.) Z. Smin.
Scorpidium lapponicum (Norrl.) Tuom. & T. Kop.
Hypnum lycopodioides var. lapponicum Norrl.
Drepanocladus lapponicus (Norrl.) Smirnova

Other resources

GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information

External data

European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100