Marcgravia crassiflora

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Marcgravia crassiflora
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Marcgraviaceae
Genus: Marcgravia
Species: M. crassiflora
Binomial name
Marcgravia crassiflora
Sleumer

Marcgravia crassiflora is a species of flowering plant in the Marcgraviaceae family. It is endemic to Ecuador.

Ecology[edit]

The plant's natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane areas of the Andes local ranges.

The Green-crowned Brilliant hummingbird feeds at the large inflorescences of the Marcgravia crassiflora vines.

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