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Prosopis caldenia

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA FABALES LEGUMINOSAE

Scientific Name: Prosopis caldenia
Species Authority: Burk.
Common Name/s:
Spanish Caldén

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor/s: Prado, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: At one time more widespread, the species was heavily exploited in the past as a source of wood and fuel. It is currently restricted to small areas in the centre-south of Argentina.
Countries:
Native:
Argentina (Buenos Aires, Córdoba, La Pampa, Mendoza, Rio Negro, San Luis)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Campo and savannah.
Systems: Terrestrial
Citation: Prado, D. 1998. Prosopis caldenia. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 April 2014.
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