Psittacanthus nudus (Ant.Molina) Kuijt & Feuer (1982:45)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Phrygilanthus nudus Ant.Molina in Ceiba 3: 92 (1952)


Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Humphreys et al., 2019)





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]

Kuijt, Job. (2009). Monograph of Psittacanthus (Loranthaceae). Systematic Botany Monographs 86: 1-361.

Kuijt, Job and Feuer, Sylvia. (1982). A Re-Evaluation of Phrygilanthus nudus (Loranthaceae). Brittonia 34(1): 42-47.

Nelson Sutherland, C. H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Ortiz-Rodriguez, Andrés Ernesto, Guerrero, Eydi Yanina and Ornelas, Juan Francisco. (2018). Phylogenetic position of Neotropical Bursera-specialist mistletoes: the evolution of deciduousness and succulent leaves in Psittacanthus (Loranthaceae). Botanical Sciences 96(3): 443-461.

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.

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


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