Scientific name
Hipparchia alcyone (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)
Synonyms or name indicated in the previous Red List
[syn. Hipparchia hermione (Linnaeus, 1764)
German name
Kleiner Waldportier
Group of organisms
Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea & Hesperioidea
Red List Category
Highly Threatened
Responsibility of Germany
Not assessed
Current population status
very rare
Long-term population trend
strong decline
Short-term population trend
decrease of unknown extent
Special cases
Stable sub-populations exist for taxa that are otherwise threatened with extinction
Risk factors
Increasing direct impacts, e. g. construction projects
Previous Red List Category
Threatened with Extinction
Change of category compared to previous Red List
Current improvement of Red List Category

Reinhardt, R. & Bolz, R. (2011): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Tagfalter (Rhopalocera) (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea et Hesperioidea) Deutschlands. – In: Binot-Hafke, M.; Balzer, S.; Becker, N.; Gruttke, H.; Haupt, H.; Hofbauer, N.; Ludwig, G.; Matzke-Hajek, G. & Strauch, M. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands, Band 3: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 1). – Münster (Landwirtschaftsverlag). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (3): 167-194.