Freziera minima 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Theaceae

Scientific Name: Freziera minima
Species Authority: A.L.Weitzman

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 shrub endemic to the southern Andes of Ecuador, where it is known from five populations in Azuay, Loja, Zamora-Chinchipe, and Morona-Santiago provinces. Recorded several times inside the Parque Nacional Podocarpus. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 2,500–3,500 m.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: León-Yánez, S. & Pitman, N. 2004. Freziera minima. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46219A11042061. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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