Calliandra comosa 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Calliandra comosa
Species Authority: (Sw.) Benth.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from Manchester and Trelawny. The somewhat inaccessible distribution of the species' habitat is likely to have impeded excessive clearing.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species is found on jagged limestone cliffs.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Calliandra comosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35323A9926642. . Downloaded on 02 December 2015.
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