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Manilkara nicholsonii

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA EBENALES SAPOTACEAE

Scientific Name: Manilkara nicholsonii
Species Authority: A.E.van Wyk

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2bcde ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hilton-Taylor, C. <i>et al.</i>
History:
1997 Endangered (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A Pondoland endemic in southern KwaZulu-Natal around Port Edward and in the eastern Transkei in the Eastern Cape.
Countries:
Native:
South Africa (Eastern Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Confined to sandstone outcrops, as scattered single individuals on sandy soils among rocks on forest margins or streambanks.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The few remaining patches of forest are under threat from cutting for firewood and timber, agricultural activities and coastal development.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are populations in two provincial nature reserves and a local authority reserve in KwaZulu-Natal, also in a game reserve and a few demarcated forest areas in the Transkei.

Citation: Hilton-Taylor, C. et al. 1998. Manilkara nicholsonii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 02 October 2014.
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