Puya spp. 
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:

Species/Common Names:
Puya angelensis
Puya compacta
Puya exigua
Puya nutans
Puya obconica
Puya parviflora
Puya pichinchae
Puya pygmaea
Puya roseana
Puya sodiroana

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

This article is only an excerpt. If it appears incomplete or if you wish to see article references, visit the rest of its contents here.

Wikipedia Article
Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Puya (plant)".

Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Puya angelensisEN-IUCN2003Ecuador
2. Puya compactaCR-IUCN2003Ecuador
3. Puya exiguaCR-IUCN2003Ecuador
4. Puya nutansNT-IUCN2003Ecuador
5. Puya obconicaVU-IUCN2003Ecuador
6. Puya parvifloraEN-IUCN2003Ecuador
7. Puya pichinchaeVU-IUCN2003Ecuador
8. Puya pygmaeaVU-IUCN2003Ecuador
9. Puya roseanaEN-IUCN2003Ecuador
10. Puya sodiroanaVU-IUCN2003Ecuador

Featured Article

10 Unusually White Creatures You'll Probably Never See in Real Life
Creatures with albinism and leucism are beautiful and rare animals. They have all the characteristics of others of their species except they are white in color. The lack of melanin generally results in the animal looking bleached all over, appearing white or pink. It happens in many animals ranging from squirrels to whitetail deer. Here are ten incredible and rare, white-colored creatures that you'll probably never see in real life.


Endangered Species of Our Planet

Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:


Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman