Solanum pinetorum


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Solanum pinetorum
Species Authority: (L.B.Sm.& Downs) Bohs

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The northern populations in Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro and Sâo Paulo are separated from those in the south by 250 km (and by morphologically different leaves and corolla).
Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs in secondary vegetation and disturbed areas in primary forest, coastal cloud forest and Araucaria forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Destruction of these forests has been extensive.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Solanum pinetorum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided