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Pilea pollicaris

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA URTICALES URTICACEAE

Scientific Name: Pilea pollicaris
Species Authority: Marais

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2abce ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Tezoo, V. (TPTNC) & Strahm, W.
Reviewer(s): Bachraz, V. & Florens, D. (Indian Ocean Island Plant Red List Authority)
Justification:
Population declining and very localised

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is confined to North-West of island in the region of the Pouce and Deux Mamelles. Total range is less than 100 km².
Countries:
Native:
Mauritius
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Ex-situ conservation.

Citation: Tezoo, V. (TPTNC) & Strahm, W. 2000. Pilea pollicaris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 22 October 2014.
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