|Scientific Name:||Capparis mirifica|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Critically Endangered C2a ver 2.3|
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||A small tree, known from very few collections taken from a small area to the north-east of the Panama Canal.|
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|Population:||Occurrences are evidently rare, but it is possible further exploration will uncover additional localities.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Lowland semi-deciduous rainforest.|
|Major Threat(s):||The area has suffered much deforestation.|
|Conservation Actions:||Forest is protected within the national parks of Chagres and Portobelo.|
Mitre, M.E. 1997. Completed data collection forms for trees of Panama.
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
The Nature Conservancy. 1996. Natural Heritage Central Database. (Status and distribution data on Latin American plants, developed in collaboration with Latin American Conservation Data Centers and Missouri Botanical Garden).
Woodson, R.E. et al. 1943. Flora of Panama. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 30.
|Citation:||Mitré, M. 1998. Capparis mirifica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30581A9556924.Downloaded on 27 August 2016.|