Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Rutaceae

Scientific Name: Vepris samburuensis
Species Authority: Kokwaro

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): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to the Lolokwi, Ndotes, Mathews/Oldoinyo Lenkiyo Mts. in the north.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Restricted to upland riverine forest or woodland on rocky slopes.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Seed predation may be hampering regeneration.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The Plant Conservation Programme in Kenya is monitoring wild populations and storing seeds.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Vepris samburuensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32636A9720205. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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