Fagus longipetiolata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae

Scientific Name: Fagus longipetiolata
Species Authority: Seemen
Fagus brevipetiolata
Fagus longipetiolata
Fagus sinensis

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Nghia, N.H.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: In Viet Nam this slow-growing tree is known only from Sapa and Moc Chau.
Countries occurrence:
China; Viet Nam
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It is sometimes the dominant species in dense subtropical broadleaved forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Regeneration is thought to be hampered by a thick layer of leaf litter on the forest floor.

Citation: Nghia, N.H. 1998. Fagus longipetiolata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32824A9732884. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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