Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Sabal gretheriae
Species Authority: Quero
Common Name(s):
Spanish bon

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Quero, H.J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A palm confined to the Yucatán Peninsula.
Countries occurrence:
Mexico (Yucatán)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Inhabiting open disturbed herbaceous vegetation on sandy soils at low elevations.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is used locally as a source of timber, food, fibre and thatching.

Citation: Quero, H.J. 1998. Sabal gretheriae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38692A10139282. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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