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Loxopterygium grisebachii

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA SAPINDALES ANACARDIACEAE

Scientific Name: Loxopterygium grisebachii
Species Authority: Hieron. & Lorentz ex Griseb.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Prado, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to the piedmont forest of north-west Argentina and Bolivia.
Countries:
Native:
Argentina; Bolivia, Plurinational States of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The species occurs in an unprotected ecosystem, which is rapidly being replaced by agricultural systems.

Bibliography [top]

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

Prado, D.E. 1995. Selva pedemontana: contexto regional y lista florística de un ecosistema en peligro. In: A.D. Brown and H.R. Grau (eds) Investigación, Conservación y Desarollo en Selvas Subtropicales de Montaña, pp.19-52.

Prado, D.E. and Gibbs, P.E. 1993. Patterns of species distributions in the dry seasonal forests of South America. Annals of the Missouri Botanic Garden 80(4): 902-927.


Citation: Prado, D. 1998. Loxopterygium grisebachii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 September 2014.
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