Austropotamobius pallipes (Lereboullet, 1858) - Freshwater White-clawed Crayfish

Conservation status

Designations
  • Biodiversity Lists - Short List: Elapsed

    Short list of globally threatened/declining species from the 1995 Steering Group Report, for which action plans were prepared in 1995. A subset of the Middle list. No longer in use.

  • IUCN (1994) - Vulnerable: Elapsed

    Taxa believed likely to move into the Endangered category in the near future if the causal factors continue operating. Superseded by new IUCN categories in 1994, but still applicable to lists that have not been reviewed since 1994.

  • IUCN (pre 1994) - Vulnerable: Elapsed

    Taxa believed likely to move into the Endangered category in the near future if the causal factors continue operating. Superseded by new IUCN categories in 1994, but still applicable to lists that have not been reviewed since 1994.

  • Priority Species: Elapsed

    Species for which Action Plans have been/are being written.

  • Bern Convention Appendix 3: Current

    Special protection through 'appropriate and necessary legislative and administrative measures', of the listed wild fauna species.

  • Biodiversity Lists - Short List: Current

    Short list of globally threatened/declining species from the 1995 Steering Group Report, for which action plans were prepared in 1995. A subset of the Middle list. No longer in use.

  • Farm Environment Plan Guidance 007- Table 2: Current

    Species is listed in 'Table 2: Farm Environment Plan Species to be recorded in Part 2 of the FEP' of the DEFRA document 'Environmental Stewardship Farm Environment Plan Guidance 007: Plant & animal species in the Farm Environment Plan (FEP)'.

  • Habitats Directive Annex 2 - non-priority species: Current

    Animal and plant species of Community interest (i.e. endangered, vulnerable, rare or endemic in the European Community) whose conservation requires the designation of special areas of conservation. Note that the contents of this annex have been updated in April 2003 following the Treaty of Accession.

  • Habitats Directive Annex 5: Current

    Animal and plant species of Community interest whose taking in the wild and exploitation may be subject to management measures.

  • IUCN (1994) - Vulnerable: Current

    A taxon is Vulnerable when it is not Critically Endangered or Endangered but is facing a high risk of extinction in the wild in the medium-term future, as defined by any of the criteria A to E.

  • IUCN (2001) - Endangered: Current

    A taxon is Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered (see Section V), and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

  • Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 - Species of Principal Importance in England (sec: Current

    Species “of principal importance for the purpose of conserving biodiversity” covered under section 41 (England) of the NERC Act (2006) and therefore need to be taken into consideration by a public body when performing any of its functions with a view to conserving biodiversity.

  • Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 - Species of Principal Importance in Wales (secti: Current

    Species “of principal importance for the purpose of conserving biodiversity” covered under Section 42 (Wales) of the NERC Act (2006) and therefore need to be taken into consideration by a public body when performing any of its functions with a view to conserving biodiversity.

  • Priority Species (Northern Ireland): Current

    The Northern Ireland Priority List of threatened species requiring conservation action in Northern Ireland. Criteria have been developed to ensure that Priority Species have been chosen using a scientific basis (See http-//www.habitas.org.uk/priority/criteria.html). The list is designed to assist those involved in the conservation of biodiversity by guiding decisions on where to target action and invest resources.

  • Scottish Biodiversity List of species of principal importance for biodiversity conservation: Current

    The Scottish Biodiversity List is a list of flora, fauna and habitats considered by the Scottish Ministers to be of principal importance for biodiversity conservation. The development of the list has been a collaborative effort involving a great many stakeholders overseen by scientists from the Scottish Biodiversity Forum. Completion of the list is the first time such a stocktake has been done in Scotland. The Scottish Biodiversity List is a tool for public bodies and others doing their Biodiversity Duty. The publication of the Scottish Biodiversity List satisfies the requirements of Section 2(4) of The Nature Conservation (Scotland) Act 2004.

  • UK Biodiversity Action Plan priority species: Current

    The UK List of Priority Species and Habitats contains 1150 species and 65 habitats that have been listed as priorities for conservation action under the UK Biodiversity Action Plan (UK BAP).

  • Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Schedule 5 Section 9.1 (taking)): Current

    Section 9.1 Animals which are protected from taking.

  • Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Schedule 5 Section 9.5a): Current

    Section 9.5 Animals which are protected from being sold, offered for sale or being held or transported for sale either live or dead, whole or part.

  • Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Schedule 5 Section 9.5b): Current

    Section 9.5 Animals which are protected from being published or advertised as being for sale.

Preferred name

  • Well-formed:
    Y
    Recommended:
    Y
    NBN ID code:
    NBNSYS0000033009

    Austropotamobius pallipes (Lereboullet, 1858)

Common names

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