Teline (Teline nervosa)

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Teline nervosa in flower
IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered CRITICALLY
ENDANGERED

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  • Endemic to the island of Gran Canaria, Teline nervosa occupies an area of just two square kilometres.
  • Teline nervosa can reach up to two metres in height and produces attractive yellow flowers between February and April.
  • Teline nervosa grows in rocky habitats.
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Teline description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderFabales
FamilyLeguminosae
GenusTeline (1)

Information on Teline nervosa is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Spanish
Gildana Peluda.
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Teline status

Teline nervosa is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Teline nervosa in flower  
Teline nervosa in flower

© Peter Schönfelder

Prof. Dr. Peter Schönfelder
peter.schoenfelder@gmx.com
http://www.biologie.uni-regensburg.de/Botanik/Schoenfelder/kanaren/flora_canaria_en.html

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