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Ailanthus altissima var. tanakai

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA SAPINDALES SIMAROUBACEAE

Scientific Name: Ailanthus altissima var. tanakai
Species Authority: (Hayata) Kaneh. & Sas.
Parent Species:
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Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1a, B1+2ab ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Pan, F.J.
History:
1997 Rare (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A Taiwanese form of a widely occurring and naturalized species. Subpopulations containing few mature individuals, are restricted to the northern part of the central mountain range.
Countries:
Native:
Taiwan, Province of China
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Submontane forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Declines in numbers have occurred because of habitat clearance for settlements and industrial plantations.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No protection or conservation measures are in place.

Citation: Pan, F.J. 1998. Ailanthus altissima var. tanakai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 October 2014.
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