Adansonia grandidieri 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malvales Bombacaceae

Scientific Name: Adansonia grandidieri
Species Authority: Baillon

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Insufficiently Known (K)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A large tree collected from five locations distributed between Lac Ihotry, near Morombe, and Bereboka, north of Morondava.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It probably occurred in dry deciduous forest, frequently close to bodies of water, but mature trees are now largely found in degraded agricultural lands where regeneration is poor.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Poor regeneration.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Adansonia grandidieri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30388A9533714. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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