Salix amplexicaulis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malpighiales Salicaceae

Scientific Name: Salix amplexicaulis Bory & Chaub.
Salix purpurea L. var. amplexicaulis (Bory & Chaub.) Boiss.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2014
Date Assessed: 2013-04-26
Assessor(s): Kavak, S.
Reviewer(s): Lansdown, R.V.

This species is classed as Least Concern as it is widespread with stable populations and does not face any major threats.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Salix amplexicaulis occurs in the south Balkans, Italy, France and Turkey. It is quite common in Turkey, especially in north & northwest Turkey, central Anatolia.
Countries occurrence:
Bulgaria; France; Greece; Italy; Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of; Turkey (Turkey-in-Europe)
Additional data:
Lower elevation limit (metres):200
Upper elevation limit (metres):1450
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Population [top]


There is no information available on population trends in this species.

Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species inhabits moist banks, river beds and edges of lakes.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater
Movement patterns:Not a Migrant

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: Species not utilized.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s):

There are no known significant past, ongoing or future threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There is no need for any conservation actions.

Citation: Kavak, S. 2014. Salix amplexicaulis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T19620246A19621256. . Downloaded on 22 July 2018.
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