Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Celastrales Celastraceae

Scientific Name: Bhesa sinica
Species Authority: (H.T. Chang & S.Y. Liang) H.T. Chang & S.Y. Liang

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1997 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Grows in Nankan near the coast.
Countries occurrence:
China (Guangxi)
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Population [top]

Population: A relatively recently discovered monoecious species known only from a single tree which apparently has flowered and set seed, although seldom.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It grows on a hillside at an altitude of 50 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: As far as is known, the tree is given no protection.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Bhesa sinica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33957A9816654. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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