Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Ceroxylon sasaimae
Species Authority: Galeano

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
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Assessor(s): Bernal, R.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Principally found in the Cordillera Oriental.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A palm tree of montane rainforest. Trees survive in coffee plantations.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Leaves are used in religious festivals.

Citation: Bernal, R. 1998. Ceroxylon sasaimae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38468A10121007. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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