Prumnopitys montana (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) de Laub.

First published in Blumea 24: 189 (1978)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NW. Venezuela to N. Peru. It is a tree and grows primarily in the subtropical biome. It is has ornamental uses.

Descriptions

Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 1800–3600 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Boyacá, Caldas, Cauca, Cesar, Cundinamarca, La Guajira, Magdalena, Quindío, Risaralda, Tolima.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): VU A2acd. National Red List of Colombia (2021): NT.
Habit
Tree.
[UPFC]

Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

Conservation
Prumnopitys montana is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 0.32, which places it in position 347 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 3.27, ranked 58. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.
[EDGE]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Colombia
[CPLC]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
chaquiro, diomato de tierra fría, hayuelo, pino, pino chaquiro, pino colombiano, pino criollo, pino de montaña, pino de Pacho, pino rey, pino rial, pino rojo, pino romerón, romerón
[UNAL]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/42540/2986067

Conservation
VU - vulnerable
[IUCN]

Uses

Use Materials
Material.
Use Social Ornamentals
Ornamental.
[UPFC]

Sources

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • EDGE Gymnosperms

    • EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    • ColPlantA database
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0