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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Bluehearts in Canada

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Assessment Summary

 

Assessment Summary – May 2000

Common name:

Bluehearts

Scientific name:
Buchnera americana

Status:
Endangered

Reason for designation:
Small disjunct populations of restricted occurrence with continued population decline and losses due to a variety of human activities.

Occurrence:
Ontario

Status history:
Designated Threatened in April 1985. Status re-examined and uplisted to Endangered in April 1998. Status re-examined and confirmed in May 2000. The May 2000 assessment was based on new quantitative criteria applied to information from the existing 1998 status report.