Lyonia jamaicensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ericales Ericaceae

Scientific Name: Lyonia jamaicensis
Species Authority: (Sw.) D. Don

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: Confined to the Blue Mts.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Mostly in secondary montane forest at altitudes below 1,650 m, the species is relatively common in southern catchments at forest margins. It colonises exposed well-drained sites.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Lyonia jamaicensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35595A9938286. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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