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Hirudo medicinalis

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5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.4. Wetlands (inland) - Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands
suitability: Suitable season: resident major importance:Yes
2. Land/water management -> 2.1. Site/area management
3. Species management -> 3.4. Ex-situ conservation -> 3.4.1. Captive breeding/artificial propagation
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.1. Housing & urban areas
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Causing/Could cause fluctuations 
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.3. Tourism & recreation areas
timing: Ongoing scope: Majority (50-90%) severity: Causing/Could cause fluctuations 
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.1. Annual & perennial non-timber crops -> 2.1.3. Agro-industry farming
timing: Ongoing scope: Majority (50-90%) severity: Causing/Could cause fluctuations 
5. Biological resource use -> 5.4. Fishing & harvesting aquatic resources -> 5.4.1. Intentional use: (subsistence/small scale)
timing: Unknown scope: Unknown severity: Unknown 
7. Natural system modifications -> 7.2. Dams & water management/use -> 7.2.4. Abstraction of surface water (unknown use)
timing: Ongoing scope: Majority (50-90%) severity: Unknown 

Citation: Utevsky, S., Zagmajster, M. & Trontelj, P. 2014. Hirudo medicinalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 November 2014.
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