Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae

Scientific Name: Monopyle stenoloba
Species Authority: C.V.Morton

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): Clark, J.L., Skog, L.E. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A terrestrial herb endemic to eastern Ecuador, where it is known from two collections. The type was collected near Canelos, in the old province of Napo-Pastaza, in 1935. A second collection was made 18 years later, in the same area, in a forest 4 km east of Puyo. Nothing is known of the status of or threats to these populations, but they are not protected inside Ecuador's protected areas network. No specimens of this species are housed in Ecuadorean museums.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 250–500 m.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Clark, J.L., Skog, L.E. & Pitman, N. 2004. Monopyle stenoloba. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45354A10993391. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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