Phaseolus rosei 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Phaseolus rosei
Species Authority: Piper

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Neill, D. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A vine endemic to the western Andes of Ecuador, where it is known only from the type, collected in 1918 in the Río Chanchán valley, near Huigra, in Chimborazo province. The area's natural vegetation has been heavily disturbed. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 1,200–1,300 m.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Neill, D. & Pitman, N. 2004. Phaseolus rosei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45237A10987916. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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