Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Bridelia kurzii
Species Authority: Hook. F.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable 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 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A forest tree with subpopulations on Kamorta Island in the Nicobars and also on the Andaman Islands.
Countries occurrence:
India (Andaman Is., Nicobar Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Large-scale logging and conversion of the forest for agriculture have caused the loss of the species habitat from much of the Andamans.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Bridelia kurzii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33494A9782819. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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