Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Abarema longipedunculata
Species Authority: (Irwin) 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
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Endemic to BolĂ­var in the Venezuelan Guayana.
Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This tree or shrub grows on rocky summits, cliff ledges and in gullies in the sandstone table mountains.

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 longipedunculata. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36543A10005444. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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