Mimusops acutifolia 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Mimusops acutifolia
Species Authority: Mildbr.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2b ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found around Lake Lutamba. It may also occur in the East Usambara Mts. The area around the lake has been completely cleared, with the exception of a 10 km² patch of forest protected as Litipo Forest Reserve.
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This small tree or shrub is mainly known from a dry forest habitat.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Forest clearing.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Mimusops acutifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34232A9852663. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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