Pasania formosana 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae

Scientific Name: Pasania formosana (Skan) Schottky

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Lu, S.Y. & Pan, F.J.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:The notes under P. dodonaeifolia are relevant here. Both taxa are restricted to the Hengchun Peninsula and are morphologically closely related. The population is confined to the windward slopes of Nanjenshan.
Countries occurrence:
Taiwan, Province of China
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Population [top]

Population:This species is based on a single population of fewer than 50 individuals.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Seed crops appear to be poor and heavily predated by squirrels. Little regeneration is evident.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The location is contained within Kenting National Park.

Citation: Lu, S.Y. & Pan, F.J. 1998. Pasania formosana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31263A9620669. . Downloaded on 19 March 2018.
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