|Scientific Name:||Blysmus compressus (L.) Panzer ex Link|
Scirpus compressus (L.) Pers.
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Akhani, H. & Zehzad, B.|
This species is classed as Least Concern as it is widespread with stable populations and does not face any major threats.
|Range Description:||This species occurs from central Europe south to North Africa and east through southern Siberia to Mongolia, central Asian mountains, China and from Turkey and Lebanon to Nepal.|
Native:Afghanistan; Albania; Armenia; Austria; Azerbaijan; Belgium; Bulgaria; China; Croatia; Czech Republic; Denmark; Faroe Islands; France (France (mainland)); Germany; Greece (Greece (mainland)); Hungary; Iran, Islamic Republic of; Iraq; Italy (Italy (mainland)); Lebanon; Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of; Mongolia; Morocco; Netherlands; Norway; Pakistan; Poland; Romania; Russian Federation (Central Asian Russia, Eastern Asian Russia, European Russia); Slovakia; Slovenia; Spain (Spain (mainland)); Sweden; Switzerland; Tajikistan; Turkey (Turkey-in-Asia); Turkmenistan; Ukraine; United Kingdom; Uzbekistan
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|Population:||This species usually occurs as rather sparse populations associated with other aquatic groups. However, there is not much information on the size of populations in many parts of the world.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species is found in wet meadows, on lake-shores, along streams and brooklets mostly in lower and upper montane zones in altitudes from 1,000-3,300 m asl (Kukkonen 1998).|
There are no known significant past, ongoing or future threats to this species.
There are no conservation measures in place and none are needed.
|Citation:||Akhani, H. & Zehzad, B. 2014. Blysmus compressus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T164449A42311463.Downloaded on 16 October 2018.|
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