Scientific name
Forcipomyia hygrophila Kieffer, 1925
Synonyms or name indicated in the previous Red List
[syn. Forcipomyia sphagnicola Kieffer, 1925; [syn. Forcipomyia occidentalis Wirth, 1952
Group of organisms
Diptera: Ceratopogonidae
Red List Category
Data Deficient
Responsibility of Germany
General responsibility
Current population status
Long-term population trend
Short-term population trend
Previous Red List Category
Highly Threatened
Change of category compared to previous Red List
The change of category is not assessable, for example because the previous Red List does not list the taxon or the taxon has not been assessed in the previous Red List.
Further comments
Die Art ist holarktisch verbreitet.

Havelka, P. (2016): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Gnitzen (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) Deutschlands. – In: Gruttke, H.; Balzer, S.; Binot-Hafke, M.; Haupt, H.; Hofbauer, N.; Ludwig, G.; Matzke-Hajek, G. & Ries, M. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands, Band 4: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 2). – Münster (Landwirtschaftsverlag). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (4): 33-66.