Phaedranassa cinerea 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Asparagales Amaryllidaceae

Scientific Name: Phaedranassa cinerea Ravenna

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2003
Date Assessed: 2003-04-30
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Assessor(s): Oleas, N. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A terrestrial herb endemic to Ecuador and known from seven subpopulations located mainly on roadsides in dry and rocky areas of the Andes. Not known to occur inside Ecuador’s protected areas network, but may occur in the lower areas of the Reserva Ecológica Los Ilinizas. Habitat destruction is the only known threat to the species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Known from seven subpopulations located within the Pichincha, Cotopaxi and Chimborazo provinces.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A terrestrial herb of mainly dry and rocky roadsides of the Andes.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Not known to occur within any protected areas.

Citation: Oleas, N. & Pitman, N. 2003. Phaedranassa cinerea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: e.T42810A10754648. . Downloaded on 23 September 2018.
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