Abarema villifera

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA FABALES LEGUMINOSAE

Scientific Name: Abarema villifera
Species Authority: (Ducke) Barneby & J.W.Grimes

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:A tree localised to the upper tributaries of the Río Negro in Venezuela. An unconfirmed variant of the species is also found growing in terra firme forest in the lower Río Negro basin in Brazil.
Countries:
Native:
Brazil (Amazonas); Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Periodically inundated riparian forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

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 villifera. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 October 2014.
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