Brook lamprey Lampetra planeri

The map represents observations of this taxon, but it may not be used as a distribution map. A total of

observations in Finland?

FinBIF master checklist
Scientific name
Lampetra planeri
(Bloch, 1784)
Vernacular names
  • pikkunahkiainen (Finnish)
  • bäcknejonöga (Swedish)
  • Brook lamprey (English)
Taxon rank
Occurrence in Finland
Published from Finland
Status in Finland
  • Stable population
Regulatory Status
  • Fish species subject to the Nature Conservation Act (NCD 1997/160, Appendix 1) ?
  • EU Habitats Directive Annex II ?
  • EU Habitats Directive Annex II, exception granted for Finnish populations ?
  • Safeguarding Endangered Species in Forestry – Lajiturva Project 2019–2021 ?
Finnish Regional Red List Category
  • 2019 LC – Least Concern
  • 2010 LC – Least Concern
  • 2000 LC – Least Concern
  • Risto Väinölä
DNA barcode sequences
Informal groups
  • Fishes