Galium fosbergii 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae

Scientific Name: Galium fosbergii
Species Authority: Dempster

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): Jaramillo, T., Cornejo, X. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A vine endemic to Andean Ecuador. Known from two subpopulations between Chaguarpamba, Catamayo, Loja and Vilcabamba. Not known to occur in Ecuador’s protected areas, but could occur in the Parque Nacional Podocarpus. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

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Citation: Jaramillo, T., Cornejo, X. & Pitman, N. 2004. Galium fosbergii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46020A11029896. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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