Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae

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
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

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).
Countries occurrence:
Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
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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 1998: e.T35475A9934642. . Downloaded on 05 October 2015.
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