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Breviea sericea

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA EBENALES SAPOTACEAE

Scientific Name: Breviea sericea
Species Authority: Aubrev. & Pellegr.
Taxonomic Notes: A monotypic genus closely related to the Critically Endangered Aubregrinia taiensis (Aubrév. & Pellegr.) Heine.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hawthorne, W.
History:
1997 Indeterminate (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Scattered from Côte d'Ivoire to Democratic Republic of Congo.
Countries:
Native:
Côte d'Ivoire; Ghana
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Population [top]

Population: This species is relatively well represented in population numbers.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Moist semi-deciduous forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Its habitat has substantially reduced in extent because of logging activities and the encroachment of agriculture.

Citation: Hawthorne, W. 1998. Breviea sericea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.
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