Acacia belairioides 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Acacia belairioides
Species Authority: Urb.
Taxonomic Notes: Has recently been transferred to Vachellia belairioides (Urb.) Seigler & Ebinger. Also sometimes treated under the genus Feracacia.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Areces-Mallea, A.E.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to Holguín in north-eastern Cuba.
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Population [top]

Population: A very rare tree.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Serpentine outcrop.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The habitat is severely degraded in most places, mainly due to grazing and urbanisation.

Citation: Areces-Mallea, A.E. 1998. Acacia belairioides. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31642A9649565. . Downloaded on 02 December 2015.
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