Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae

Scientific Name: Rhus brenanii
Species Authority: Kokwaro

Assessment Information [top]

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

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Mbeya range and the nearby Mt. Rungwe.
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A scandent shrub or a small tree known only from moist montane forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Fire is causing a decline in their extent in the Mbeya range.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The forests are categorised as catchment forest reserves.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Rhus brenanii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34869A9894691. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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