Cola lizae 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malvales Sterculiaceae

Scientific Name: Cola lizae
Species Authority: N.Hallé

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): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A common species confined to Lopé Forest Reserve and a 50 km radius around the northern boundary.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Part of the range is under concession to logging companies and there is concern over future plans for intensive logging. The species is notable in being wholly dependent on the lowland gorilla for seed dispersal.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Cola lizae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37494A10053613. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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