Licania spp. 
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru

Species/Common Names:
Licania chiriquiensis
Licania conferruminata
Licania fasciculata
Licania grandibracteata
Licania hedbergii
Licania longicuspidata
Licania megalophylla
Licania salicifolia
Licania vasquezii
Licania velutina

Facts Summary:
Licania is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru.

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Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Licania chiriquiensisCR-IUCN1998Panama
2. Licania conferruminataVU-IUCN1998Brazil
3. Licania fasciculataEN-IUCN1998Panama
4. Licania grandibracteataVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
5. Licania hedbergiiVU-IUCN2004Ecuador
6. Licania longicuspidataEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
7. Licania megalophyllaEN-IUCN2004Ecuador
8. Licania salicifoliaEN-IUCN1998Colombia
9. Licania vasqueziiVU-IUCN1998Peru
10. Licania velutinaNT-IUCN2004Ecuador

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