|Scientific Name:||Poecilimon soulion|
|Species Authority:||Willemse, 1987|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Near Threatened ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Heller, K.-G. & Danielczak, A.|
|Reviewer(s):||Hochkirch, A. & Willemse, L.P.M.|
Poecilimon soulion is known only from three localities in the Greek mountains. Threats to this species have not been studied, but development related to tourism is a potential future threat. It is therefore considered Near Threatened as it would qualify for Vulnerable under criterion D2 if further research shows that tourism or other threats could plausibly seriously impact this species.
|Range Description:||Poecilimon soulion is known from three localities in north western and central Greece.|
Native:Greece (Greece (mainland))
|Estimated area of occupancy (AOO) - km2:||15|
|Continuing decline in area of occupancy (AOO):||Unknown|
|Extreme fluctuations in area of occupancy (AOO):||Unknown|
|Estimated extent of occurrence (EOO) - km2:||925|
|Continuing decline in extent of occurrence (EOO):||Unknown|
|Extreme fluctuations in extent of occurrence (EOO):||Unknown|
|Number of Locations:||3|
|Continuing decline in number of locations:||Unknown|
|Extreme fluctuations in the number of locations:||Unknown|
|Lower elevation limit (metres):||1000|
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||2000|
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There are no data on population sizes or trends available.
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The species is found in mountainous shrubland vegetation.|
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||Unknown|
|Movement patterns:||Not a Migrant|
|Use and Trade:||This species is not utilized.|
|Major Threat(s):||The threats to this species are unknown. Tourism-related development is a potential future threat to the species.|
There are no specific conservation measures in place for this species.
IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.2). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 13 November 2013).
|Citation:||Heller, K.-G. & Danielczak, A. 2013. Poecilimon soulion. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T45466695A45466698. . Downloaded on 24 May 2016.|