Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae

Scientific Name: Bucida ophiticola
Species Authority: Bisse

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c, B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Areces-Mallea, A.E.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Habana and Matanzas provinces. In the past this species was locally abundant.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A shrub or small tree restricted in range to dry serpentine shrubwoods.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Its habitat has declined considerably through urbanisation, agriculture and grazing.

Citation: Areces-Mallea, A.E. 1998. Bucida ophiticola. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38808A10149775. . Downloaded on 08 October 2015.
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