Cola hypochrysea


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cola hypochrysea
Species Authority: K.Schum.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Its range extends from south-eastern Nigeria, (although it does not appear to occur in Cross River National Park), to Cameroon, where it has been recorded from Japoma, Dibamba, Eseka, Kribi, Ebolowa and Campo.
Cameroon; Nigeria
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A species with a scattered occurrence in lowland rainforest, especially in swampy areas or along river banks.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Unprotected areas have been extensively logged and cleared for agriculture.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Cola hypochrysea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 31 March 2015.
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