Loosestrife (Lysimachia minoricensis)

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Loosestrife fact file

Loosestrife description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderPrimulales
FamilyPrimulaceae
GenusLysimachia (1)

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Loosestrife status

Classified as Extinct in the Wild (EW) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of the Bern Convention (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Extinct in the Wild

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Find out more

For information on the IUCN/SSC Mediterranean Islands Plant Specialist Group, please see:
http://data.iucn.org/themes/ssc/sgs/mipsg/index.htm

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Lysimachia minoricensis  
Lysimachia minoricensis

© Herbier virtuel de l’université des Baléares / MIPSG-SSC-IUCN

IUCN SSC Mediterranean Islands Plant Specialist Group
gspim@biolconseils.ch

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