Ochyraea tatrensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Amblystegiaceae

Scientific Name: Ochyraea tatrensis Vána
Taxonomic Source(s): Missouri Botanical Garden. 2015. St. Louis Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bryophyte Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Hallingbäck, T., Hodgetts, N., Geissler, P. & Tan, B. (Bryophyte Red List Authority)
The species seems to have a very restricted population size. It therefore meets the IUCN criteria for Critically Endangered, based on an estimation that the number of individuals are fewer than 50.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Known only from one locality in the Nizke Tatry Mountains.
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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:On granite stones in streams at subalpine elevation.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Human activities.

Citation: Bryophyte Specialist Group. 2000. Ochyraea tatrensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39175A10172634. . Downloaded on 21 April 2018.
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