|Scientific Name:||Platycnemis latipes|
|Species Authority:||Rambur, 1842|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||De Knijf, G., Ferreira, S. & Riservato, E.|
European regional assessment: Least Concern (LC)
EU 27 regional assessment: Least Concern (LC)
Platycnemis latipes is assessed as Least Concern on the European scale due to its abundance.
|Range Description:||Platycnemis latipes is an Atlanto West Mediterranean endemic which is known from Iberia and France only, where it is generally common.|
Native:France (France (mainland)); Portugal (Portugal (mainland)); Spain (Spain (mainland))
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|Population:||The species is common and occurs often in large populations.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Platycnemis latipes occurs mainly in low to moderately fast running waters in lowlands and hilly areas. It is rarely met in standing waters.|
|Major Threat(s):||The species is common and is not threatened in spite of its restricted range.|
|Conservation Actions:||No specific measures are needed for this species.|
IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.1). Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 10 March 2010).
|Citation:||Boudot, J.-P. 2010. Platycnemis latipes. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 30 January 2015.|