Premna tanganyikensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Lamiales Verbenaceae

Scientific Name: Premna tanganyikensis
Species Authority: Mold

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2b 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: In Tanzania two populations are known. One is recorded in the Rondo Plateau, the other population is found at the Mozambique border at Kitangari. The species is also found in Mozambique.
Countries occurrence:
Mozambique; Tanzania, United Republic of
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A scandent shrub or small tree. occurs in patches of dry coastal forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: In the Rondo Plateau, the little remaining undisturbed forest is protected in a reserve with an active forest management programme, which discourages any illegal activities or encroachment.

Citation: Lovett, J. & Clarke, G.P. 1998. Premna tanganyikensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36409A9998057. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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