Clavija subandina 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Primulales Theophrastaceae

Scientific Name: Clavija subandina
Species Authority: B.Ståhl

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Romero-Saltos, H. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A tree endemic to eastern Ecuador, where it grows at some of the highest elevations known from the genus. Known from three recent collections near the Parque Nacional Sumaco-Napo-Galeras, on the southern slopes of the volcano, and on the Hollín–Loreto road. Both locales are near El Pacto. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 1,500–2,000 m.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Romero-Saltos, H. & Pitman, N. 2004. Clavija subandina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46224A11042609. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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