Sucrea sampaiana (Hitchc.) Soderstr.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Judeziewicz, 1989; Humphreys et al., 2019)



Espírito Santo, Brazil


Biology & Ecology










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]

Judeziewicz, E.J. (1989). Pygmy bamboos: a critical endangered group. Species; Newsletter of the IUCN Species Survival Commission 12: 31-32.

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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