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Phialanthus jamaicensis

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA RUBIALES RUBIACEAE

Scientific Name: Phialanthus jamaicensis
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 Endangered (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to St Andrew and St Elizabeth. Populations have been recorded from the southern side of Long Mt. and Great Pedro Bluff.
Countries:
Native:
Jamaica
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Population [top]

Population: This species is uncommon.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Restricted to a narrow altitudinal range, between 240 and 270 m, in dry thickets on limestone .
Systems: Terrestrial
Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Phialanthus jamaicensis. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 April 2014.
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