Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Calpocalyx cauliflorus
Species Authority: Hoyle

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1c, B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known from one outlying population west of the Niger River in Nigeria and otherwise confined to remaining forest in the east extending into Cameroon.
Countries occurrence:
Cameroon; Nigeria
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A shade-bearing lowland forest species.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The forest habitat has been extensively felled outside protected areas.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The most significant area of forest is contained within the Oban Division of Cross River National Park in Nigeria and Korup National Park in Cameroon.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Calpocalyx cauliflorus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32713A9724244. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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