Cecropia pastasana

Cecropia pastasana is a species of tree in the family Urticaceae. It is native to Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.[1] It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

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


  1. ^ a b c Romero-Saltos, H. & Pitman, N. (2003). "Cecropia pastasana". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2003: e.T43580A10807453. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2003.RLTS.T43580A10807453.en.
  2. ^ Grandtner, M. M.; Chevrette, Julien (2013). Dictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America: Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology. Academic Press. p. 113. ISBN 9780123969545.