Nyssa yunnanensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Cornales Cornaceae

Scientific Name: Nyssa yunnanensis
Species Authority: W.Q.Yin ex H.N.Qin & Phengklai

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c, C2a ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Sun, W.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1997 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Restricted to Jinghong County in the region of Xishuangbanna.
Countries occurrence:
China (Yunnan)
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Population [top]

Population: Known from a small population.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It occurs infrequently as a component of the upper canopy of monsoon forest between 540 and 850 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Logging has contributed significantly to the decline in the extent of the species' range.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The area is now under protection.

Citation: Sun, W. 1998. Nyssa yunnanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32431A9706439. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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