Cryosophila kalbreyeri 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Cryosophila kalbreyeri
Species Authority: (Dammer ex Burret) Dahlgren
Acanthorhiza kalbreyeri Dammer ex Burret

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): Evans, R.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Ranging from eastern Panama to western Madalena, Colombia. The Colombian subpopulations have been divided into two subspecies, both of which are considered endangered by the Instituto de Investigacion de Recursos Biologicos Alexander von Humboldt. In remote, undisturbed areas the species remains relatively common.
Countries occurrence:
Colombia; Panama
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A single-stemmed palm of lowland to submontane rainforest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Much of the original habitat has been converted for agriculture and the species has become rare or absent in places.

Citation: Evans, R. 1998. Cryosophila kalbreyeri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38498A10118895. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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