Cornutia obovata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae

Scientific Name: Cornutia obovata
Species Authority: Urban
Common Name(s):
Spanish Capá Jigüerilla, Nigua, Palo De Nigua

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The population is thought to be divided between three or four sites: Rio Abajo, Aricedo Observatory, Barrenquitas and possibly in the state forest at Susua.
Countries occurrence:
Puerto Rico
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Population [top]

Population: A total population of eight individuals.
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A small tree of dry serpentine or moist limestone locations.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Cornutia obovata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30917A9589670. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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