|Scientific Name:||Peperomia udimontana|
|Species Authority:||Trel. & Yunck.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Santiana, J. & Pitman, N.|
|Reviewer(s):||Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)|
Peperomia udimontana is endemic to Ecuador's eastern Andean slopes, where it is known from a single 1935 collection. Habitat destruction is the only known threat.
|Range Description:||Endemic to Ecuador's eastern Andean slopes, where it is known from a single 1935 collection (in Pastaza province). The type locality is between Puyo and Canelos, in dense, shaded forest. No specimens of this species are housed in Ecuadorean museums.|
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|Habitat and Ecology:||An epiphytic herb found in Amazonian tierra firme forest (250–500 m).|
|Major Threat(s):||Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.|
|Conservation Actions:||Not yet found in any Ecuadorean protected area.|
IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded on 23 November 2004.
|Citation:||Santiana, J. & Pitman, N. 2004. Peperomia udimontana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 May 2015.|
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