Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Solanales Solanaceae

Scientific Name: Solanum tobagense
Species Authority: (Sandwith) 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: In the Guyana Highlands the species exists in two subpopulations on either side of the Orinoco Delta. Some differentiation has evidently arisen between the subpopulations.
Countries occurrence:
Guyana; Trinidad and Tobago; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Both subpopulations are restricted to primary forest over 400 m or cloud forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Solanum tobagense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35479A9934894. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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