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Calyptranthes discolor

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA MYRTALES MYRTACEAE

Scientific Name: Calyptranthes discolor
Species Authority: Urb.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor/s: World Conservation Monitoring Centre
History:
1997 Vulnerable (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to forested slopes on Dolphin Head.
Countries:
Native:
Jamaica
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Population [top]

Population: The species is rare.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Forested slopes.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The habitat has experienced selective logging and hurricane damage.
Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Calyptranthes discolor. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 April 2014.
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