Scalesia incisa 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Asterales Compositae

Scientific Name: Scalesia incisa
Species Authority: Hook.f.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-09-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tye, A. & Loving, J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to San Cristóbal Island, this small tree is scattered in a restricted area in the east.
Countries occurrence:
Ecuador (Galápagos)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Trees are subject to damage by introduced goats, but there is no firm evidence of a population decline.

Citation: Tye, A. & Loving, J. 1998. Scalesia incisa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38800A10148974. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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