Buxus citrifolia 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Buxaceae

Scientific Name: Buxus citrifolia (Willd.) Sprengel
Taxonomic Notes: The larger Venezuelan subpopulation is recorded under the genus Tricera.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mitré, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The few reports of the species in Panama indicate that it is uncommon and restricted to a narrow range, occurring in the Canal area and in the provinces of Panamá and Colón. In Colombia it is known from Cartagena and Sucre, where it appears to be rare. The larger Venezuelan population is recorded under the genus Tricera. There are further suggestions of conspecific taxa occurring in the Caribbean.
Countries occurrence:
Colombia; Panama; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Mitré, M. 1998. Buxus citrifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30579A9556255. . Downloaded on 19 September 2017.
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