Joannesia princeps 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Joannesia princeps
Species Authority: Vell.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found in east Minas Gerais, north Espírito Santo to the south of Bahia.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A rainforest tree.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The species has been in decline through forest conversion for agriculture, livestock and plantation projects. In addition, it is exploited for the valuable boleira wood.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Joannesia princeps. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32981A9740608. . Downloaded on 30 May 2016.
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