Tephrosia angustissima angustissima Shuttleworth ex Chap.

Coral hoary pea



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Tephrosia angustissima Chapman; Cracca angustissima (Shuttlew. ex Chapm.) Kuntze; Tephrosia purpurea (L.) Pers. var. angustissima (Shuttlew. ex Chapm.) B.L.Rob.


Conservation Status


Last record: 1985 (Suckling et al. 2004)

IUCN RedList status: "Extinct/Endangered (Ex/E)"



Florida, USA


Biology & Ecology










Contu, S. (2012). Tephrosia angustissima. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T19892512A20149830. Downloaded on 19 November 2016.

Gann, G. D., Bradley, K. A. and Woodmansee, S. W. (2002). Rare Plants of South Florida. Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, Florida.

Knapp, Wesley M. et al. (2020). Vascular plant extinction in the continental United States and Canada. Conservation Biology. doi:

Suckling, Kieran, Slack, Rhiwena and Nowicki, Brian. (2004). Extinct and the Endangered Species Act. Centre For Biological Diversity. 63 pp.

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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