EPPO Global Database

Rupicapra pyrenaica(RPCPPY)

Last modification: 2012-01-18

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RPCPPY
  • Preferred name: Rupicapra pyrenaica
  • Authority: Bonaparte


Protected in the EU under Annexes 2 and 4 of the Habitats Directive, with respect to subsp. ornata in the Apennines (Italy)

Common names
Name Language
Pyrenean chamois English
Pyrenäen-Gämse German
isard French
rebeco pirenaico Spanish
sarrio Spanish
camoscio dei Pirenei Italian
camoscio pirenaico Italian
Pyrenese gems Dutch
camurça-dos-pirineus Portuguese
Pyreneisk gems Swedish
пиренейская серна Russian