Castelnavia (Castelnavia noveloi)

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Castelnavia noveloi herbarium specimen
IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable VULNERABLE

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  • Castelnavia noveloi grows attached to rocks in swift currents of the Taquarussu River in Brazil.
  • Castelnavia noveloi occurs in dense clusters on rocky outcrops.
  • Castelnavia noveloi will flower when exposed by dropping water levels during the dry season.
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Castelnavia description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderPodostemales
FamilyPodostemaceae
GenusCastelnavia (1)

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Castelnavia status

Castelnavia noveloi is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Castelnavia noveloi herbarium specimen  
Castelnavia noveloi herbarium specimen

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