Guettarda retusa 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae

Scientific Name: Guettarda retusa
Species Authority: 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 Ríos Province. Thorough searches for the species over the past 25 years have been unable to locate it.
Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
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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 28 November 2015.
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