|Scientific Name:||Sagittaria sagittifolia|
|Taxonomic Notes:||S. sagittifolia is known to hybridize with S. natans but it is unlikely that this will affect the status of populations of the parent.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
This species is classed as Least Concern as it is widespread with stable populations and does not face any major threats.
S. sagittifolia has a mainly European distribution, extending beyond the region into Siberia, the Caucasus, Turkey and possibly Kazakhstan. It occurs more or less throughout Europe.
Native:Åland Islands; Albania; Andorra; Australia; Austria; Belgium; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Faroe Islands; Finland; France; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; Greenland; Guernsey; Holy See (Vatican City State); Hungary; Iceland; Ireland; Isle of Man; Italy; Jersey; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of; Malta; Monaco; Montenegro; Netherlands; Norway; Poland; Portugal; Romania; San Marino; Serbia (Serbia); Slovakia; Slovenia; Spain; Svalbard and Jan Mayen; Sweden; Switzerland; Turkey; United Kingdom; Viet Nam
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This species is widespread and abundant throughout its known range. There is no detailed information available on population size.
|Habitat and Ecology:||
It grows in deep, mesotrophic to eutrophic, slow flowing or standing rivers, canals or ditches.
|Use and Trade:||
There is a low level of trade in S. sagittifolia for landscape and garden pond planting; it is not clear as to whether this might affect wild populations.
There are no known past, ongoing, or future threats to this species
|Conservation Actions:||There are no conservation measures in place. It has been listed as threatened in Austria and Switzerland.|
|Citation:||Lansdown, R.V. 2014. Sagittaria sagittifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 January 2015.|
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