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Annickia kummerae

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA MAGNOLIALES ANNONACEAE

Scientific Name: Annickia kummerae
Species Authority: (Engl. & Diels) Setten & Maas
Synonym/s:
Annickia kummeriae (Engl. & Diels) Setten & Maas [orth. error]
Enantia kummerae Engl. & Diels
Enantia kummeriae Engl. & Diels [orth. error]

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2009
Date Assessed: 2006-03-02
Assessor/s: Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project Participants
Reviewer/s: Beentje, H.J., Gereau, R., Kabuye, C., Kalema, J., Luke, Q., Lyaruu, H.V.M., Maunder, M., Mwachala, G., Ndangalasi, H., Njau, E.-F. & Schatz, G.E.
Justification:
This species has an extent of occurrence of less than 500 km2, it is known from five locations and there is continuing conversion of habitat hence is listed as Endangered under criterion B.
History:
1998 Vulnerable (Oldfield et al. 1998)
1998 Vulnerable
1997 Vulnerable (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found in the Muheza and Korogwe districts. Recorded from the east Usambara Mts, Kwamkoro Forest Reserve, and Mtai Forest Reserve.
Countries:
Native:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: Not a very common species.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Grows in sub-montane forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The forests where this species occurs are suffering severe declines and encroachmentas a result of conversion for agriculture (tea, coffee, cardamom) and mining (gold).

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Recorded from a number of protected areas including Amani Nature Reserve, Mtai Forest Reserve, and Kwamkoro Forest Reserve.
Citation: Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project Participants 2009. Annickia kummerae. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 April 2014.
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