Physical Description

Type Information

Isotype for Solanum chilliasense Ochoa
Catalog Number: US 2950797
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Original publication and alleged type specimen examined
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): C. M. Ochoa
Year Collected: 1979
Locality: Between Burro Urco and Chilola., El Oro, Ecuador, South America
Elevation (m): 3450 to 3450
  • Isotype: Ochoa, C. M. 1981. Lorentzia. 4: 9.
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Holotype for Solanum chilliasense Ochoa
Catalog Number: US 2853024
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Original publication and alleged type specimen examined
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): C. M. Ochoa
Year Collected: 1979
Locality: Between Burro Urco and Chilola., El Oro, Ecuador, South America
Elevation (m): 3450 to 3450
  • Holotype: Ochoa, C. M. 1981. Lorentzia. 4: 9.
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Systems
  • Terrestrial
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
VU
Vulnerable

Red List Criteria
D2

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2004

Assessor/s
Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N.

Reviewer/s
Valencia, R., Pitman, N., Léon-Yánez, S. & Jørgensen, P.M. (Ecuador Plants Red List Authority)

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Justification
A terrestrial herb endemic to Ecuadorean paramo, where it is known from a single 1979 collection made between Burro Urco and Chilola, in the Cordillera de Chilla of El Oro province. Not known to occur inside Ecuador’s protected areas network. No specimens of this species are housed in Ecuadorean museums. Apart from habitat destruction, no specific threats are known.
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Wikipedia

Solanum chilliasense

Solanum chilliasense is a species of nightshade that is endemic to Ecuador.

References

  1. ^ Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N. 2004. Solanum chilliasense. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 August 2007.
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