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Verbesina barclayae 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Asterales Compositae

Scientific Name: Verbesina barclayae
Species Authority: H.Rob.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2003
Date Assessed: 2003-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Justification:
A subshrub or shrub endemic to Ecuador, where it is known from five collections in the dry valleys between Girón and Saraguro, Azuay and Loja provinces. Not known to occur inside Ecuador’s protected areas network. Habitat destruction is the only known threat to the species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Known from five collections between Girón and Saraguro, Azuay and Loja provinces.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Ecuador
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A subshrub or shrub of dry Andean vegetation, collected in dry valleys (2,500–3,000 m).
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat destruction.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N. 2003. Verbesina barclayae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: e.T43852A10833388. . Downloaded on 27 August 2016.
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