Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Abarema racemiflora
Species Authority: (Donnell Smith) 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:This tree is known only from near Turrialba in Cartago and Villa Quesada in Alajuela.
Countries occurrence:
Costa Rica
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Wooded hills.

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 racemiflora. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36556A10005959. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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