Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rosales Chrysobalanaceae

Scientific Name: Dactyladenia eketensis
Species Authority: (De Wild.) Prance & F.White
Acioa eketensis De Wild.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A1c, 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 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: As with A. dichotoma, this species is poorly known and endemic to Eket in south-east Nigeria.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The effects of oil exploration operations have caused the extensive, if not complete, destruction of the habitat.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Dactyladenia eketensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32704A9723109. . Downloaded on 13 October 2015.
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