Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Monotes lutambensis
Species Authority: Verdc.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2c, C2b ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: An African Dipterocarp. It is cited as occurring at Lake Lutamba, where the only remaining forest is contained within Litipo Forest Reserve (10 km²).
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Logging, clearing of the forest for agriculture and wood collection have taken place in the past and continue to put pressure on the reserve.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Monotes lutambensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34857A9894417. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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