Macaranga quadricornis 

Scope: Global
Language: English

Translate page into:

Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malpighiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Macaranga quadricornis Ridley

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/conservation dependent ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Kochummen, K.M.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:There are two main subpopulations; one in mountain forest at Gunong Nuong in Selangor and the other in lowland seasonal swamp in south-east Johore.
Countries occurrence:
Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia)
Additional data:
Range Map:Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A species of mountain forest and lowland seasonal swamp.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The Johore subpopulation is being deforested for the construction of resorts and it is doubtful that the species will survive there.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The forest at Gunong Nuong is protected.

Citation: Kochummen, K.M. 1998. Macaranga quadricornis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36322A9994449. . Downloaded on 19 June 2018.
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