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