Craibia atlantica


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

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
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hawthorne, W.

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.
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 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 30 August 2015.
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