Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Guttiferae

Scientific Name: Clusia croatii
Species Authority: D'Arcy

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mitré, M.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The species is found throughout Panama from Darién, extending into Colombia, to the border with Costa Rica, possibly extending over that border as well. The only known Colombian population is restricted to a very small area.
Countries occurrence:
Colombia; Panama
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Population [top]

Population: In places it is relatively common but never abundant.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurring in semi-deciduous rainforest above 500 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Outside national parks the species is under pressure from mining for copper and gold, as in Cerro Colorado, and from increasing settlement of the land in Coclé.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Some subpopulations are protected in national parks.

Citation: Mitré, M. 1998. Clusia croatii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32681A9717088. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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