Caryophyllaceae endémicas del Perú

Translated title of the contribution: Caryophyllaceae endemic to Peru

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Abstract

The Caryophyllaceae are represented in Peru by 19 genera and 126 species (Brako & Zarucchi, 1993), mainly herbs and subshrubs. Here we recognize 44 endemic taxa in 11 genera. We applied IUCN categories and criteria to 43 taxa. Endemic taxa are found mainly in the High- Andean and Mesoandean regions, between 2500 and 4950 m elevation. Ten endemic species have been registered within Peru's protected areas system.

Translated title of the contributionCaryophyllaceae endemic to Peru
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)246s-252s
JournalRevista Peruana de Biologia
Volume13
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 2006
Externally publishedYes

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