Premna szemaoensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae

Scientific Name: Premna szemaoensis
Species Authority: C.Pei

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: Widely distributed but confined to south and south-west Yunnan.
Countries occurrence:
China (Yunnan)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species is found in sunny open forest between 500 and 1,500 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The main cause of population reductions has been overexploitation of the timber, and possibly also of the bark for medicinal use. Regeneration is reported to be poor and few young trees can be found.

Citation: Sun, W. 1998. Premna szemaoensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32442A9707274. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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