Castilleja nubigena 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae

Scientific Name: Castilleja nubigena
Species Authority: Kunth

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern 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 terrestrial herb endemic to Andean Ecuador, where it is widely distributed and frequently collected in paramos. Present in most protected areas that include paramo. Expected in Colombia and potentially also in Peru. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

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Citation: León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N. 2004. Castilleja nubigena. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46158A11038912. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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