Azorina (Azorina vidalii)

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Azorina vidalii
IUCN Red List species status – Endangered ENDANGERED

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  • Azorina vidalii is an evergreen shrub endemic to the Azores, where it is found on the coasts of several islands.
  • Azorina vidalli is the only species in the Azorina genus.
  • The Azorina vidalii population is low, severely fragmented, and declining.
  • The main threat to Azorina vidalii is habitat degradation caused by invasive species, changes in land use and pollution.
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Azorina description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCampanulales
FamilyCampanulaceae
GenusAzorina (1)

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Azorina status

Azorina vidalii is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Azorina vidalii  
Azorina vidalii

© Adrien Chateignier

Adrien Chateignier
http://www.flickr.com/photos/adrien2008/

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