Pouteria psammophila 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ericales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Pouteria psammophila (Mart.) Radlk.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c, B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Pires O'Brien, J.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Along the Atlantic coast.
Countries occurrence:
Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A tree of restinga vegetation and granitic outcrops.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Large areas of the habitat are being lost to housing, tourist and other developments.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species is recorded in the Ilha do Cardoso State Park in Sâo Paulo.

Citation: Pires O'Brien, J. 1998. Pouteria psammophila. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35883A9958778. . Downloaded on 21 July 2018.
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