Rytigynia longipedicellata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rubiales Rubiaceae

Scientific Name: Rytigynia longipedicellata
Species Authority: Verdcourt

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2bc 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: Rondo Forest Reserve (140 km²).
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A species which appears now to be confined to remaining areas of undisturbed coastal forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The forest has been severely disturbed by logging, shifting cultivation, wood collection and plantation establishment in the past.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The presence of forest management staff activities is helping to discourage local exploitation.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Rytigynia longipedicellata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35174A9916306. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided