Guettarda retusa 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Gentianales Rubiaceae

Scientific Name: Guettarda retusa Wr.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Areces-Mallea, A.E.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:An endemic tree discovered in the mid 19th century in Loma Pelada, Los Palacios, Pinar del RĂ­os Province. Thorough searches for the species over the past 25 years have been unable to locate it.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Its habitat has been severely degraded by cutting and clearing.

Citation: Areces-Mallea, A.E. 1998. Guettarda retusa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38848A10153118. . Downloaded on 24 May 2018.
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