Balthasaria schliebenii 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Theaceae

Scientific Name: Balthasaria schliebenii
Species Authority: (Melch.) Verdc.
Melchiora schliebenii (Melch.) Kobuski

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened 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: Isolated subpopulations are known from forested areas in the Uluguru Mts., West Usambara Mts. and the Albertine Rift. There is a distinct variance between the subpopulations but it is not thought to be taxonomically significant. The only other member of the genus is endemic to Sâo Tomé.
Countries occurrence:
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Rwanda; Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Forested areas.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Balthasaria schliebenii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35790A9952871. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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