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Parathesis palaciosii 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Primulales Myrsinaceae

Scientific Name: Parathesis palaciosii Pipoly

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Santiana, J. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Justification:
Parathesis palaciosii is endemic to the eastern foothills of the Ecuadorean Andes. It is known from a single subpopulation where it is common in the subcanopy of upland forest. Habitat destruction is the only known threat.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Endemic to the eastern foothills of the Ecuadorean Andes (Napo povince). Known from a single population at the Jatun Sacha private reserve, where it is common in the subcanopy of upland forest.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Ecuador
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A tree found in Amazonian tierra firme forest (400–500 m).
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: May occur in the Parque Nacional Sumaco-Napo-Galeras.

Citation: Santiana, J. & Pitman, N. 2004. Parathesis palaciosii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45510A11001550. . Downloaded on 23 September 2018.
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