Andropogon scabriglumis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Cyperales Gramineae

Scientific Name: Andropogon scabriglumis
Species Authority: Swallen

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): Laegaard, S. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A grass endemic to Andean Ecuador, where it is known only from the 1945 type collection by W. Camp on the Río Chanchán, in Chimborazo province. The type locality is not in Ecuador's protected areas network. No specimens of this species are housed in Ecuadorean museums. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Laegaard, S. & Pitman, N. 2004. Andropogon scabriglumis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T45928A11025554. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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