Piper trachyphyllum 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Piperales Piperaceae

Scientific Name: Piper trachyphyllum
Species Authority: C. DC.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
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)
A shrub endemic to Ecuador, known from a single collection made 100 years ago in Tamboloma and Balsapamba, Chimborazo province, without data on elevation nor locale. No specimens of this species are housed in Ecuadorean museums. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Santiana, J. & Pitman, N. 2004. Piper trachyphyllum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45868A11020572. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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