IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

This plant is endemic to the Atlantic coast of the Iberian Peninsula (Baares et al. 2010), being present in Spain and Portugal (Euro+Med Plantbase 2006-2010). In Portugal it is found from the south of Lisboa to Vila Real de Santo Antnio (regions of Extremadura, Baixo Alentejo and Algarve). In Spain, it only occurs in the coast of Huelva, from the Odiel river to the Guadiana.

In Spain, it is distributed into five locations, with an area of occupancy of 15 km. Decreasing trends have been observed in its area of occupancy.

In Portugal, range trend magnitude is 61 km (ICNB 2007). Decreasing trends have been reported for its distribution (Commission of the European Communities 2009).


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