Meriania leucantha 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Melastomataceae

Scientific Name: Meriania leucantha
Species Authority: (Sw.) Sw.

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 species occurs in the eastern half of the island. A variety is reported in Cuba.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Moist thickets and forested areas.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Meriania leucantha. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35626A9946193. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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