Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Quiinaceae

Scientific Name: Quiina colonensis
Species Authority: (D'Arcy) D'Arcy

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable C1 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mitré, M.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Occurring in Colón and Coclé Provinces in Panama and in Heredia and Puntarenas, including a locality in Corcovado National Park, in Costa Rica. There are also specimens which are tentatively identified as this species in Kunayala Indigenous Reserve.
Countries occurrence:
Costa Rica; Panama
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A lowland rainforest species.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): In most of its range, the species appears to be uncommon and under considerable pressure from increasing settlement, agriculture and development.

Citation: Mitré, M. 1998. Quiina colonensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32679A9716836. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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