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What is the most endangered plant?
Last Updated: 22nd May, 2020
- Western Prairie Fringed Orchid. Platanthera praeclara only exists in five U.S. states in the Midwest.
- Rafflesia Flower.
- Georgia Aster.
- Wiggin's Acalypha.
- Texas Wild Rice.
- Howell's Spectacular Thelypody.
- Stenogyne Kanehoana.
- Ouachita Mountain Goldenrod.
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Besides, what are the endangered species of plants?
Endangered Plants & Animals List
- Albatross. Among the 36 priority species is the albatross, four species of which are considered to be critically endangered.
- Cacti. Cacti are among the plants listed as a priority.
- Giant Panda.
- Polar Bear.
Additionally, how many plants are on the extinction list? There are 6147 plant species which are endangered or critically endangered.
Also know, how many plants do you know of that may be in danger of becoming extinct?
The cause of the extinction of many animals is the same, the repeated erosion of their habitats. Similarly, 20% of the 300,000 plant species we know are also in danger of extinction.
Why plants are endangered?
Loss of habitat prohibits buildup of population numbers from periodic lows. Loss of native plant habitat is most often the principal reason why plants become endangered. Fragmentation of habitat into tiny, distant patches also makes it difficult for pollinators to find their native food plants.