Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Theaceae

Scientific Name: Freziera tomentosa
Species Authority: Ruiz & Pavón

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

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Colombia; Ecuador; Peru; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: Although relatively widespread in areas of cloud forest, this species is rare wherever it occurs.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Cloud forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): In most of its range the habitat has been degraded or destroyed through burning and encroaching agriculture.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Freziera tomentosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36456A10001074. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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