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Magnolia aromatica

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA MAGNOLIALES MAGNOLIACEAE

Scientific Name: Magnolia aromatica
Species Authority: (Dandy) V.S.Kumar
Synonym(s):
Manglietia aromatica Dandy
Paramanglietia aromatica (Dandy) Hu & W.C.Cheng

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd, B1+2cde ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
History:
1997 Endangered (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Its range stretches from south-east Yunnan to south-west Guangxi.
Countries:
Native:
China (Guangxi, Guizhou, Yunnan); Viet Nam
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Population [top]

Population: Only a few scattered stands of this important timber tree remain. Several populations are reported to have become extinct in both provinces.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species is found in monsoon forest on limestone hills between 800 and 1,550 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Overexploitation of the timber.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Magnolia aromatica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 27 August 2014.
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