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Scalesia gordilloi

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA ASTERALES COMPOSITAE

Scientific Name: Scalesia gordilloi
Species Authority: O.Hamann & Wium-Andersen

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-09-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tye, A. & Loving, J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to the south-west coast of San Cristóbal Island, this bushy species occurs in a single population of 200 to 300 individuals, including all age groups.
Countries:
Native:
Ecuador (Galápagos)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The area is susceptible to damage caused by introduced herbivores and also, to some extent, by tourism.

Citation: Tye, A. & Loving, J. 1998. Scalesia gordilloi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 16 September 2014.
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