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Mimusops acutifolia

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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
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor/s: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P.
History:
1997 Indeterminate (Walter and Gillett 1998)

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:
Native:
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. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 April 2014.
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