Map_thumbnail_large_font

Vriesea lutheri

Status_ne_offStatus_dd_offStatus_lc_offStatus_nt_offStatus_vu_onStatus_en_offStatus_cr_offStatus_ew_offStatus_ex_off

Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA LILIOPSIDA BROMELIALES BROMELIACEAE

Scientific Name: Vriesea lutheri
Species Authority: Manzanares & W.Till

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2003
Date Assessed: 2003-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Manzanares, J.M. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Justification:
An epiphytic bromeliad endemic to Ecuador where it is known only from the type, recently collected at kilometer 41.5 of the Loja-Zamora road. The locale is inside the Parque Nacional Podocarpus. Specific threats for the species are unknown.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Vriesea lutheri is endemic to Ecuador. It is kown only from one population in Zamora-Chinchipe province.
Countries:
Native:
Ecuador
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: High Andean forest (2,690 m).
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Specific threats for the species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The only known population occurs inside the Parque Nacional Podocarpus.

Citation: Manzanares, J.M. & Pitman, N. 2003. Vriesea lutheri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 August 2014.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please fill in the feedback form so that we can correct or extend the information provided