Ilex subrotundifolia 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Celastrales Aquifoliaceae

Scientific Name: Ilex subrotundifolia
Species Authority: Steyerm.
Taxonomic Notes: It is possible that the specimens from high elevations on the Macizo del Chimantá may represent a distinct species.

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: Known from various localities in Bolívar State, including the Gran Sabana and Macizo del Chimantá, and on Cerro Sipapo in Amazonas State. It is possible that the specimens from high elevations on the Macizo del Chimantá represent a distinct species.
Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs in shrublands, swampy depressions in meadows or savannahs and at the margins of gallery forest between 500 and 2,200 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Much of the range is contained within protected areas.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Ilex subrotundifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38386A10110308. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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