Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Lecythidales Lecythidaceae

Scientific Name: Lecythis retusa
Species Authority: Spruce ex Berg

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: Central Amazonia.
Countries occurrence:
Brazil (Amazonas)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A canopy tree confined to non-flooded forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is found in the Ducke Forest Reserve and INPA Experimental Reserve.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Lecythis retusa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35590A9937567. . Downloaded on 13 October 2015.
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