Cinnamomum kotoense 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Laurales Lauraceae

Scientific Name: Cinnamomum kotoense
Species Authority: Kaneh. & Sas.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered C2a 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:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A beautiful tree restricted to a few small subpopulations on Lanyu Island.
Countries occurrence:
Taiwan, Province of China
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Population [top]

Population: There are up to 200 or more mature trees.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Lowland broadleaved forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Only a small fraction of the 200 trees set seed.

Citation: Lu, S.Y. & Pan, F.J. 1998. Cinnamomum kotoense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31336A9627530. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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