|Scientific Name:||Napaeus lichenicola|
|Species Authority:||Alonso & Ibáñez, 2007|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Groh, K. & Neubert, E.|
|Reviewer(s):||Temple, H.J. & Cuttelod, A.|
The species has an extremely restricted area of occupancy (8 km2) and is known from only two locations. It might be impacted by goat trampling and overgrazing and is therefore considered as Vulnerable (VU) D2.
This species is living in a small area on the Jandia Peninsula on Fuerteventura. This species is recorded from two locations and four sites.
Native:Spain (Canary Is.)
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The size and trend within the subpopulations are stable.
|Habitat and Ecology:||
This species occurs on lichen-rich rocks.
|Use and Trade:||
This species is not used.
The main threat for this species is trampling and overgrazing by goats.
The complete distribution area of this species is under local conservation schemes.
|Citation:||Groh, K. & Neubert, E. 2013. Napaeus lichenicola. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 25 July 2014.|
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