Habitats and Species directive (Annex V)
Animals and plant species of community interest whose taking in the wild and exploitation may be subject to management measures
The original Annex V list of the Habitats and Species directive published in 1992.
This list contains 67 species
- ID number:
- Council of the European Communities
- Last updated:
- 24 August 2010
- are different scientific names that pertain to the same taxon, for example two names for the same species. One basic principle of zoological nomenclature is that the earliest correctly published and available name (the senior synonym) takes precedence and must be used for the taxon, if no other restrictions interfere.
- Common name:
- A common name of an organism (also known as a vernacular name, colloquial name, trivial name, trivial epithet, country name, or farmer's name) is a name in general use within a community; it is often contrasted with a scientific name.
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