Camellia reticulata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Theaceae

Scientific Name: Camellia reticulata
Species Authority: Lindley

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Sun, W.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Although the species occurs widely in cultivation, wild subpopulations are restricted to mixed montane forest in western and central Yunnan.
Countries occurrence:
China (Yunnan)
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Population [top]

Population: Subpopulations in the wild are in decline.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The demand from the horticultural industry is causing significant depletion of plants in the wild.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species occurs widely in cultivation.

Citation: Sun, W. 1998. Camellia reticulata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32328A9698415. . Downloaded on 31 May 2016.
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