Fuchsia campii


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Fuchsia campii
Species Authority: P.E.Berry

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Fuchsia campii is endemic to the southern Andes of Ecuador, where it is known from three subpopulations. Habitat destruction is the only known threat.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to the southern Andes of Ecuador, where it is known from three subpopulations (in Azuay and Loja provinces).
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A shrub found growing in forests; along streams and roads; and between grasslands in wet slopes of mountains (Berry 1995) (2,300–3,500 m).
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Confirmed inside the Parque Nacional Podocarpus and expected to be found in the Parque Nacional Cajas.

Citation: León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N. 2004. Fuchsia campii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 29 March 2015.
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