Dipteronia dyeriana 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Aceraceae

Scientific Name: Dipteronia dyeriana
Species Authority: Henry

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Sun, W.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1997 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from the counties of Mengzi and Wenshan in the south-east of Yunnan. It is a prized ornamental plant and one of just two species in the genus.
Countries occurrence:
China (Yunnan)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs at the edges of broadleaved evergreen forest between 1,800 and 2,400 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The habitat has declined in extent because of logging and clearing for agriculture.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The area is now under protection

Citation: Sun, W. 1998. Dipteronia dyeriana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32340A9699417. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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