Deutzianthus tonkienensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Deutzianthus tonkienensis
Species Authority: Gagnepain

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
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Not Threatened (nt)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Its distribution in China is restricted to a small area of south-east Yunnan and south-west Guangxi. In Viet Nam populations are found in a number of northern provinces. It is the only species in the genus.
Countries occurrence:
China (Guangxi, Yunnan); Viet Nam
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A species which occurs sparsely in the lower storey of primary or slightly disturbed forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Indiscriminate cutting and degradation of the habitat has caused declines in the mature population.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Deutzianthus tonkienensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32467A9702499. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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