Calathea spp. 
 
 
Group:
Plants
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Ecuador


Species/Common Names:
Calathea anulque
Calathea chimboracensis
Calathea congesta
Calathea curaraya
Calathea dodsonii
Calathea ecuadoriana
Red Zebrina Prayer Plant
Calathea gandersii
Calathea hagbergii
Calathea ischnosiphonoides
Calathea lanicaulis
Calathea latrinotecta
Calathea libbyana
Calathea multicinta
Calathea pallidicosta
Calathea paucifolia
Calathea petersenii
Calathea pluriplicata
Calathea plurispicata
Calathea roseobracteata
Calathea utilis
Calathea veitchiana

Facts Summary:
Calathea is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): Ecuador.

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Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Calathea anulqueEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
2. Calathea chimboracensisEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
3. Calathea congestaVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
4. Calathea curarayaVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
5. Calathea dodsoniiCR-IUCN2004Ecuador
6. Calathea ecuadorianaNT-IUCN2004Ecuador
7. Calathea gandersiiVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
8. Calathea hagbergiiEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
9. Calathea ischnosiphonoidesEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
10. Calathea lanicaulisVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
11. Calathea latrinotectaVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
12. Calathea libbyanaEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
13. Calathea multicintaVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
14. Calathea pallidicostaNT-IUCN2004Ecuador
15. Calathea paucifoliaNT-IUCN2004Ecuador
16. Calathea peterseniiCR-IUCN2004Ecuador
17. Calathea pluriplicataVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
18. Calathea plurispicataNT-IUCN2004Ecuador
19. Calathea roseobracteataEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
20. Calathea utilisNT-IUCN2004Ecuador
21. Calathea veitchianaNT-IUCN2004Ecuador

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