Abarema abbottii 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Abarema abbottii
Species Authority: (Rose & Leonard) Barneby & J.W.Grimes

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Restricted to north-east Dominican Republic.
Countries occurrence:
Dominican Republic
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A tree confined to broadleaved woodland on limestone soils.

Bibliography [top]

Barneby, R.C. and Grimes, J.W. 1996. Silk Tree, Guanacaste, Monkey's Earring. The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, New York.

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Abarema abbottii. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36563A10002231. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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