The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Roystonea stellata León



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)

Last record: before 1990

IUCN RedList status: Endangered



Yagruma Terrace, Maisí region, Cuba


Biology & Ecology










Berazaín, R. (2009). The extinct Flora of Cuba. Bissea 3(2): 1.

Humphreys, Aelys M. et al. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

W.C.M.C. (1996). Threatened plant database of the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. W.C.M.C., Cambridge, U.K.

Zona, S. 1998. Roystonea stellata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38690A10139096. Downloaded on 17 September 2016.


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