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Renealmia sessilifolia

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA LILIOPSIDA ZINGERBERALES ZINGIBERACEAE

Scientific Name: Renealmia sessilifolia
Species Authority: Gagnep.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Near Threatened ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Ulloa Ulloa, C. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
Justification:
A terrestrial herb endemic to Ecuador, where seven populations are known. Recorded in lower Andean forests near Tandapi, Nanegalito, Balsapamba, and the Río Putucay. Not confirmed inside Ecuador’s protected areas network, but present in the La Favorita and Maquipucuna private reserves. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Altitude of 1,000–2,300 m.
Countries:
Native:
Ecuador
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Ulloa Ulloa, C. & Pitman, N. 2004. Renealmia sessilifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 August 2014.
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