Clusia cupulata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Guttiferae

Scientific Name: Clusia cupulata
Species Authority: (Maguire) Maguire

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mitré, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Principally known from the center-north of Panama, the species continues to be in found new sites, increasing its range so that it almost stretches from the border with Costa Rica to the border with Colombia.
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Population [top]

Population: No record of the species has been made in either of the latter countries so far.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It occurs almost exclusively in undisturbed rainforest up to 1,200 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Outside protected areas the habitat is frequently threatened by settlement, logging and extensive agriculture.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are small subpopulations in Volcán Barú and Chagres National Parks and Kunayala Indigenous Reserve.

Citation: Mitré, M. 1998. Clusia cupulata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30592A9559488. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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