Eucrosia mirabilis (Baker) Pax (1930:415)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Callipsyche mirabilis Baker in Refug. Bot. 3: t. 168 (1869)


Conservation Status

Rediscovered (fide Humphreys et al., 2019)



Loja, Ecuador


Biology & Ecology










Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Meerow, A. D. (1987). A monograph of Eucrosia (Amaryllidaceae). Systematic Botany 12: 460-493.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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