Passiflora jatunsachensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Violales Passifloraceae

Scientific Name: Passiflora jatunsachensis
Species Authority: Schwerdtfeger

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Jørgensen, P. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Passiflora jatunsachensis is endemic to Ecuador's lowland Amazon forest. Known from a single population in the Jatun Sacha private reserve, where it seems to be rare. Habitat destruction is the only known threat.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Ecuador's lowland Amazon forest (Napo province). Known from a single population at the Jatun Sacha private reserve, where it seems to be rare.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A vine found in Amazonian tierra firme forest (350 m).
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Not confirmed in an Ecuadorean protected areas network.

Citation: Jørgensen, P. & Pitman, N. 2004. Passiflora jatunsachensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45549A11004375. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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