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Eutrema edwardsii 

Scope: Global
Language: English
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Capparales Cruciferae

Scientific Name: Eutrema edwardsii R. Br.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 2015-06-24
Assessor(s): Maiz-Tome, L.
Reviewer(s): Bilz, M.
Justification:
The species is widespread and while it is possibly declining in parts of its range, it is not thought that any global population decline is likely to meet (or be close to meeting) the threshold for Vulnerable. Therefore the species is assessed as Least Concern.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The species is found in Canada, Greenland, Alaska, and in Asia in Mongolia and Russia (Flora of North America Editorial Committee 1993+).
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Canada; Greenland; Mongolia; Russian Federation; United States (Alaska)
Additional data:
Lower elevation limit (metres):3700
Upper elevation limit (metres):3900
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Population [top]

Population:The species is classed as globally 'Apparently Secure' by NatureServe (2014), however the populations in some Provinces in Canada are classed as 'Critically Imperiled',  'Imperiled' or 'Vulnerable'. The Canadian Endangered Species Conservation Council (CESCC 2011+) class the species as 'Secure' (for Canada only).
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species grows in the tundra, in talus slopes, glaciated hills, grassy margins of streams and wet areas of peat ridges (Flora of North America Editorial Committee1993+).
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: There is no information on the use or trade of this species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to the species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No conservation actions for the species are known. More information would be useful on the species' population status and threats across its range.

Citation: Maiz-Tome, L. 2016. Eutrema edwardsii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T64311594A67729506. . Downloaded on 22 October 2017.
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