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Narcissus bugei

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA LILIOPSIDA LILIALES AMARYLLIDACEAE

Scientific Name: Narcissus bugei
Species Authority: (Fern.Casas) Fern.Casas

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B2ab(iii)c(iv) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Hernández-Bermejo, E., Prados, J. & Herrera-Molina, F.
Reviewer(s): Strahm, W. & de Montmollin, B. (Mediterranean Island Plants Red List Authority)
Justification:
The species has a small area of occupancy, is severely fragmented and there is continuing decline in habitat quality and the population numbers fluctuate.
History:
1997 Vulnerable (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to Iberian Andalusia. It is known from three subpopulations in the Sub Andalusia Cordovan and from one subpopulation in the Nieves mountain range (Málaga).
Countries:
Native:
Spain
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Population [top]

Population: Four confirmed subpopulations:
3 subpopulations in Sub Andalusia: 5,180 individuals
1 subpopulation in Nieves mountain range: 632 individuals
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This geophyte grows on calcareous soils. It is found in small cleared woods that form part of the meadows associated with water courses and enclosed irrigated land. The species is observed in areas where the herbaceous stratum dominates with some dispersed trees on a rocky substrate.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The major threats to this species are grazing and trampling by livestock. The change in agricultural activity is crucial for the survival of the species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The subpopulations are encountered in the Natural Zones of the Mountain Ranges of Sub Andalusia and Nieves. The species is also included in the conservation project for the vegetation of the Cordovan Province undertaken by the Consejería de Medio Ambiente de la Junta de Andalucía. Seeds are stocked in the genebank of Vegetal Andaluz.

Citation: Hernández-Bermejo, E., Prados, J. & Herrera-Molina, F. 2006. Narcissus bugei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 August 2014.
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