Heliotropium shoabense


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Heliotropium shoabense
Species Authority: Vierh.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Miller, A.
Reviewer(s): Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)
This species is part of a taxonomically difficult group on Soqotra. There is inadequate information available to make an assessment beyond Data Deficient.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Soqotra.
Yemen (Socotra)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Dwarf shrubland. Altitude of sea-level to 700 m.

Vierhapper also recorded it from Abd al Kuri but an examination of his material leads the assessor to consider it to be referable to H. wagneri.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Heliotropium shoabense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 27 March 2015.
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