Cecropia maxima

Cecropia maxima is a species of plant in the family Urticaceae. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Cecropia maxima
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Urticaceae
Genus: Cecropia
C. maxima
Binomial name
Cecropia maxima


  1. ^ Romero-Saltos, H. & Pitman, N. (2003). "Cecropia maxima". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2003: e.T43579A10807317. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2003.RLTS.T43579A10807317.en. Retrieved 20 December 2017.