Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae

Scientific Name: Calceolaria serrata
Species Authority: Lam.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A subshrub endemic to the western Andes of Ecuador, where it is known from eight subpopulations. Not known from any protected area, but collected near the Reserva Ecológica Los Ilinizas and the Reserva de Producción Faunística Chimborazo. The principal threats are deforestation and fires. Classified as Endangered by the IUCN in 1997 (Walter and Gillett 1998).
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

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Citation: León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N. 2004. Calceolaria serrata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46153A11038652. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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