Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae

Scientific Name: Psidium sintenisii
Species Authority: (Kiaersk.) Alain
Common Name(s):
Spanish Hoja Menuda

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A total of three or four very small subpopulations are known, principally in El Yunque.
Countries occurrence:
Puerto Rico
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Mossy wet forest on summits and peaks.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There is no evidence of regeneration.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Psidium sintenisii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30950A9595076. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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