Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Celastrales Aquifoliaceae

Scientific Name: Ilex steyermarkii
Species Authority: Edwin
Taxonomic Notes: The species may prove to be conspecific with I. parvifructa Edwin.

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]

Range Description: The species may prove to be conspecific with I. parvifructa. It is known from Bolívar State, in places such as Auyán-tepui, Gran Sabana and Toronó-tepui in Macizo del Chimantá.
Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurs in forest from mid to high elevation at the base of sandstone escarpments.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Much of the range is contained within a national park.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Ilex steyermarkii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38380A10109765. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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