Bonnetia ptariensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Guttiferae

Scientific Name: Bonnetia ptariensis
Species Authority: Steyerm.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D 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 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A species collected only once, in 1978, on the summit of Ptari-tepui, Bolívar, within Canaima National Park.
Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Population [top]

Population: It has not been seen recently despite efforts to locate it. It is clearly extremely rare or perhaps even extinct.
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Densely wooded area.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Found within Canaima National Park.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Bonnetia ptariensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36186A9982305. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided