Cinnamomum japonicum


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cinnamomum japonicum
Species Authority: Siebold ex Nakai

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Coastal islands in China, throughout Taiwan and parts of North and South Korea and Japan.
China (Jiangsu, Zhejiang); Japan; Korea, Democratic People's Republic of; Korea, Republic of; Taiwan, Province of China
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Population [top]

Population: A tree, occurring in isolated populations.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It is found in lowland evergreen forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Susceptible to habitat clearance and conversion to agriculture.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Cinnamomum japonicum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <>. Downloaded on 22 October 2014.
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