EPPO Global Database

Lynx lynx(LYNXLY)

Last modification: 2009-11-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LYNXLY
  • Preferred name: Lynx lynx
  • Authority: (Linnaeus)


Protected in the EU under Annexes 2 and 4 of the Habitats Directive

Common names
Name Language
Eurasian lynx English
eurasische Luchs German
Nordluchs German
lynx d'Eurasie French
lince boreal Spanish
lince común Spanish
lince europeo Spanish
lince europea Italian
Euraziatische lynx Dutch
los Dutch
lince-euroasiático Portuguese
lodjur Swedish
евразиатская рысь Russian
обыкновенная рысь Russian