Monticalia microdon

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Monticalia microdon
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Genus: Monticalia
Species: M. microdon
Binomial name
Monticalia microdon
(Wedd.) B.Nord.

Monticalia microdon is a species of flowering plant in the Asteraceae family. It is found only in Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  • Montúfar, R. & Pitman, N. (2003). "Monticalia microdon". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2003: e.T43781A10822706. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2003.RLTS.T43781A10822706.en. Retrieved 18 December 2017.