Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Combretaceae

Scientific Name: Anogeissus bentii
Species Authority: Baker

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2e ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Miller, A.G.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: One of the largest trees in Yemen. It occurs as ancient solitary individuals or in small groups, restricted to the large wadis which dissect the inhospitable limestone plateau of the Hadramaut in South Yemen. Regeneration is lacking in most areas.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Miller, A.G. 1998. Anogeissus bentii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37882A10078497. . Downloaded on 14 October 2015.
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