Kageneckia lanceolata


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Kageneckia lanceolata
Species Authority: Ruiz Lopez & Pavon

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: In areas where it was once noted as abundant, the species is almost extinct.
Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Peru
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species is located at elevations in the dry Andean valleys and transition zones to the puna, where agricultural activity is most intense.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Grazing, habitat clearing and collection as a fuelwood is affecting remaining subpopulations.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Kageneckia lanceolata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <>. Downloaded on 30 October 2014.
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