Awiwi (Centaurium sebaeoides)

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Awiwi fact file

Awiwi description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderGentianales
FamilyGentianaceae
GenusCentaurium (1)

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Awiwi status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed as Endangered on the U.S. Endangered Species Act 1967 (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. U.S. Endangered Species Act (August, 2009)
    http://ecos.fws.gov/speciesProfile/profile/speciesProfile.action?spcode=Q30Q
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Awiwi plants

© Hank Oppenheimer/ Plant Extinction Prevention Program

Hank Oppenheimer
hmo3500@earthlink.net

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