Ilex abscondita


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Ilex abscondita
Species Authority: Steyerm.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A shrub or low tree, which is endemic to the Sierra de la Neblina.
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Upper montane forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The area is protected within a national park.

Bibliography [top]

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

Steyermark, J.A., Berry, P.E. and Holst, B.K. 1996. Flora of the Venezuelan Guyana. Vol 2. Pteridophytes, Spermatophytes Acanthaceae - Araceae. Timber Press, Portland, Oregon.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Ilex abscondita. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 30 March 2015.
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