Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Halictidae

Scientific Name: Halictus crenicornis
Species Authority: Blüthgen, 1923

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2013
Date Assessed: 2012-07-26
Assessor(s): Michez, D., Nieto, A. & Pauly, A.
Reviewer(s): Bilz, M. & Roberts, S.
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of information on population size and trend, ecological requirements, threats and conservation status.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Halictus crenicornis is distributed in the north-western part of the Mediterranean basin (Blüthgen 1923, 1924). The extent of occurrence (EOO) is 605,952 km² and the area of occupancy (AOO) is 296 km².
Countries occurrence:
France (France (mainland)); Italy (Italy (mainland)); Portugal (Portugal (mainland)); Spain (Spain (mainland))
Estimated area of occupancy (AOO) - km2: 296
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Population [top]

Population: This species is rare and the current population trend is unknown.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The habitat of this species is unknown.
Systems: Terrestrial

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not utilized.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions:

There are no direct conservation measures in place for this species. It possibly occurs within protected areas. Additional studies are needed into the abundance, general ecology and threats of this species.

Classifications [top]

0. Root -> 18. Unknown

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
  Occur in at least one PA:Yes
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Research -> 1.2. Population size, distribution & trends
1. Research -> 1.3. Life history & ecology
1. Research -> 1.5. Threats

Bibliography [top]

Blüthgen, P. 1923. Beitrage zur Systematik der Bienengattung Halictus Latreille (Hym.). I. Die Binden-Halictus (Gruppe des sexcinctus F.). Konowia 2(1-4): 65-81 and 123-142.

Blüthgen, P. 1924. Contribucion al conocimiento de las especies espanolas de Halictus (Hymenoptera Apidae). Memorias de la Real Sociedad Espanola de Historia Natural 11(9): 332-544.

IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.1). Available at: (Accessed: 12 June 2013).

Citation: Michez, D., Nieto, A. & Pauly, A. 2013. Halictus crenicornis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T13326783A13339998. . Downloaded on 08 October 2015.
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