Lampetra fluviatilis was reported from 33 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 25 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 4 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 4 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Europe: southern Norway to France, including Ireland and the British Isles. Also in the Baltic Sea and along the French and western Italian coasts of the Mediterranean Sea (Ref. 59043). Absent from Black, Caspian and Polar seas (Ref. 3161). Landlocked populations from Lake Mjosa in Norway (Ref. 12269), Lakes Ladoga and Onega, upper Volga in Russia, Loch Lomond in Scotland, some Finnish lakes and possibly in Lough Neagh in Ireland (Ref. 59043). Appendix III of the Bern Convention (2002). Annex II (excluding Finnish and Swedish populations) and Annex V of the EC Habitats Directive (2007). Protected by law in the Netherlands (Ref. 12269).
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Table 1: Present in 25 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Belarus BLR native 59043
Europe Belgium BEL native 682
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 3161
Europe Denmark DNK native 9946
Europe Estonia EST native 33247
Europe Finland FIN native 4645
Europe France FRA native 40476
Europe Germany DEU native 556
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 3161
Europe Ireland IRL native 4645
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 3161
Europe Italy ITA native 27118
Europe Latvia LVA native 683
Europe Lithuania LTU native 683
Europe Netherlands NLD native 1756
Europe Norway NOR native 4645
Europe Poland POL native 4645
Europe Portugal PRT native 11237
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Spain ESP native 79582
Europe Sweden SWE native 4645
Europe UK GBR native 90052
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 49557
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 3161
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 3161

Table 2: Possible in 4 countries/islands (stray, questionable)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH questionable 3161
Europe Croatia HRV questionable 3161
Europe Slovakia SVK questionable 12269
Europe Slovenia SVN questionable 3161

Table 3: Absent from 4 countries/islands (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Czechia CZE extirpated 89840
Europe Monaco MCO extirpated 3161
Europe Switzerland CHE extirpated 682
Asia Turkey TUR extirpated 57855

Table 4: Reported from 33 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Europe Belarus BLR native 59043
Europe Belgium BEL native 682
Europe Bosnia Herzegov. BIH questionable 3161
Europe Channel Is. CHA native 3161
Europe Croatia HRV questionable 3161
Europe Czechia CZE extirpated 89840
Europe Denmark DNK native 9946
Europe Estonia EST native 33247
Europe Finland FIN native 4645
Europe France FRA native 40476
Europe Germany DEU native 556
Europe Gibraltar GIB native 3161
Europe Ireland IRL native 4645
Europe Isle of Man IMN native 3161
Europe Italy ITA native 27118
Europe Latvia LVA native 683
Europe Lithuania LTU native 683
Europe Monaco MCO extirpated 3161
Europe Netherlands NLD native 1756
Europe Norway NOR native 4645
Europe Poland POL native 4645
Europe Portugal PRT native 11237
Europe Russia RUS native 26334
Europe Slovakia SVK questionable 12269
Europe Slovenia SVN questionable 3161
Europe Spain ESP native 79582
Europe Sweden SWE native 4645
Europe Switzerland CHE extirpated 682
Asia Turkey TUR extirpated 57855
Europe UK GBR native 90052
Europe UK Engld Wal GBE native 49557
Europe UK No Ireld GBN native 3161
Europe UK Scotland GBS native 3161
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