Gentianella longibarbata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Gentianales Gentianaceae

Scientific Name: Gentianella longibarbata
Species Authority: (Gilg) Fabris

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): Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A terrestrial herb endemic to southern Ecuador, where it is confined to a small area in northwestern Azuay province. Most of the known populations are inside the Parque Nacional Cajas, where the principal threats are tourism and fires.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 3,000–4,500 m.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N. 2004. Gentianella longibarbata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45272A10989338. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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