Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rosales Rosaceae

Scientific Name: Rubus azuayensis
Species Authority: Romoleroux

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1ab(iii); D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Romoleroux, K. & Pitman, N.
Reviewer(s): Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)
A shrub endemic to Ecuador's southern Andes, where it is known from two small subpopulations in Sevilla de Oro and Saraguro. Not confirmed in Ecuador's protected areas network. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.

Geographic Range [top]

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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Romoleroux, K. & Pitman, N. 2004. Rubus azuayensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46000A11027711. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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