Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Bauhinia loeseneriana
Species Authority: Harms

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2b, D2 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: Endemic to coastal forest in Tanzania, this species is known only from four sites.
Countries occurrence:
Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Coastal forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: One subpopulation is protected, occurring in Rondo Forest Reserve (140 km²), where human activities have caused extensive disturbance in the past but are presently discouraged by an active forestry programme.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Bauhinia loeseneriana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35176A9910465. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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