Lecythis spp. 
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Brazil, Guyana

Species/Common Names:
Lecythis barnebyi
Lecythis brancoensis
Lecythis parvifructa
Lecythis prancei
Lecythis schomburgkii
Lecythis schwackei

Facts Summary:
Lecythis is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): Brazil, Guyana.

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Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Lecythis barnebyiVU-IUCN1998Brazil
2. Lecythis brancoensisVU-IUCN1998Brazil, Guyana
3. Lecythis parvifructaVU-IUCN1998Brazil
4. Lecythis pranceiEN-IUCN1998Brazil
5. Lecythis schomburgkiiVU-IUCN1998Brazil, Guyana
6. Lecythis schwackeiVU-IUCN1998Brazil

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