Sebucan (Leptocereus quadricostatus)

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Leptocereus quadricostatus; herbarium specimen
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Sebucan fact file

Sebucan description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusLeptocereus (1)

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Sebucan status

The sebucan is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (September, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Leptocereus quadricostatus; herbarium specimen  
Leptocereus quadricostatus; herbarium specimen

© The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Reproduced with the consent of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Kew Herbarium Catalogue
Herbarium, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 3AE
United Kingdom
herbcat@kew.org
http://apps.kew.org/herbcat/navigator.do

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