Prosopis tamarugo 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Prosopis tamarugo
Species Authority: Philippi

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/conservation dependent ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): González, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found only in the northernmost province of Chile.
Countries occurrence:
Chile (Tarapacá)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs within a small area of dry woodland.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Attempts to plant the species within the area of its natural distribution have been successful.

Citation: González, M. 1998. Prosopis tamarugo. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32037A9676582. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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