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Sphaeralcea procera C. L. Porter

Porter's globe mallow

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)

Last record: 1943

 

Distribution

New Mexico (southwstern), USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Porter, C. L. (1943). A new species of Sphaeralcea from New Mexico. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 70(5): 531-532.

 

Other references:

CPC (1990). Centre for plant conservation data for North American plants database. CPC, Centre for plant conservation.

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]

Kearney, T.H. 1942. The North American species of Sphaeralcea subgenus Eusphaeralcea. University of California Publications in Botany 19:1-127.

Knapp, Wesley M. et al. (2020). Vascular plant extinction in the continental United States and Canada. Conservation Biology. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/cobi.13621

Knight, P. J. (1985). Status report on Sphaeralcea procera. For: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, New Mexico Ecological Services Field Office, Albuquerque.

La Duke, J. C. (1985). A new species of Sphaeralcea (Malvaceae). The Southwestern Naturalist 30(3): 433-436.

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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