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Craibia atlantica

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA FABALES LEGUMINOSAE

Scientific Name: Craibia atlantica
Species Authority: Dunn

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hawthorne, W.
History:
1997 Vulnerable (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The distribution of this species is irregular from Côte d'Ivoire to Cameroon. In Ghana it is best known from the Shai Hills. In Cameroon it is known only from an area along the banks of Sanaga River.
Countries:
Native:
Cameroon; Côte d'Ivoire; Ghana; Nigeria
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Population [top]

Population: Although generally uncommon, it can occur in some abundance at certain sites.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Particularly dry forest, often along river banks.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Its forest habitat, particularly dry forest in Ghana, has experienced serious reductions in extent, mainly because of agricultural expansion, settlement and fires.

Citation: Hawthorne, W. 1998. Craibia atlantica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 August 2014.
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