Nomada fusca 

Scope: Europe
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apidae

Scientific Name: Nomada fusca Schwarz, 1986

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern (Regional assessment) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2013-08-08
Assessor(s): Smit, J.
Reviewer(s): Roberts, S., Nieto, A. & Scott, J.A.
Contributor(s): Schwarz, M.

Global and European regional assessment: Least Concern (LC)
EU 27 regional assessment: Least Concern (LC)

Listed as Least Concern in view of its rather wide distribution, presumed large overall and stable population, and no major threats. Further research is needed into the habitat and ecological requirements of this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:

The species is endemic to northern Europe. The extent of occurrence (EOO) is 1,142,628 km2 and the area of occupancy (AOO) is 392 km2.

Countries occurrence:
Estonia; Finland; Russian Federation (European Russia, North European Russia, Northwest European Russia); Sweden
Additional data:
Estimated area of occupancy (AOO) - km2:392
Range Map:19199445-1

Population [top]

Population:The species is rather abundant in Sweden and Finland and based on the number of species collected every year the populations seem to be rather stable (J. Smit pers. comm. 2013).
Current Population Trend:Stable
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:

The species is a brood parasite of other bees, nothing is known of the host or the habitat.


Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not traded or exploited commercially.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There seem to be no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions:

The species is not subject to any targeted conservation action. It is not known if it occurs in protected areas. Further research is needed into the population size, habitat, ecological requirements and to identify any future threats.

Citation: Smit, J. 2013. Nomada fusca. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T19199445A21461701. . Downloaded on 22 June 2018.
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