Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Chiroptera > Family: Vespertilionidae > Genus: Hypsugo > Species: Hypsugo savii

Savi's pipistrelle - Hypsugo savii (Bonaparte, 1837)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Good
Atlantic - Poor
Black Sea - Unknown
Continental - Poor
Macaronesian - Poor
Mediterranean - Good
Pannonian - Good
Steppic - Good
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 3 other international agreements
Natura 2000 species code 5365


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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
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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

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Alpenfledermaus German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Alpesi törpedenevér Hungarian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Alpfladdermus Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Alpi nahkhiir Estonian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Alppipikkulepakko Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Karlik Saviego Polish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Liliacul-de-munte Romanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Morcego de Savii Portuguese Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Murciélago montañero Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Pipistreli i Savit Albanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Pipistrello di Savi Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Primorski šišmiš Croatian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Savi's dwergvleermuis Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Savi's pipistrelle English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Saviflaggermus Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Savijev netopir Slovenian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Savis flagermus Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Vespère de Savi French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Synonym Author
Pipistrellus savii (Bonaparte, 1837)
Vespertilio bonapartii Savi, 1838
Vespertilio ochromixtus Cabrera, 1904
Vesperugo maurus Blasius, 1853
Vespertilio savii Bonaparte, , 1837
Vespertilio aristippe Bonaparte, 1837
Vespertilio leucippe Bonaparte, 1837
Vespertilio bonapartei Savi, 1838
Vespertilio nigrans Crespon, 1844
Vespertilio maurus Blasius, 1853
Vespertilio agilis Fatio, 1872
Scotophilus darwini Tomes, 1859
Pipistrellus austenianus Dobson, 1871

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