Halenia minima 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Gentianales Gentianaceae

Scientific Name: Halenia minima
Species Authority: C.K.Allen

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Near Threatened 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 Andean Ecuador. Most of the > 19 collections are distributed in the south, in Azuay province. Protected in the Parque Nacional Cajas and potentially also in the Parque Nacional Podocarpus. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 2,500–4,500 m.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N. 2004. Halenia minima. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45281A10985982. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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