Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae

Scientific Name: Cinnamomum brevipedunculatum
Species Authority: Chang

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2a ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Pan, F.J.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to the southern part of the Hengchun Peninsula.
Countries occurrence:
Taiwan, Province of China
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A tree of dry lowland forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Increasing human activities, agriculture and settlement have caused extensive habitat losses.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Partially contained within Kenting National Park.

Citation: Pan, F.J. 1998. Cinnamomum brevipedunculatum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31266A9620917. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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