Pipturus schaeferi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Urticales Urticaceae

Scientific Name: Pipturus schaeferi
Species Authority: Florence

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Florence, J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Subpopulations are found on the islands of Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa and Tahuata.
Countries occurrence:
French Polynesia (Marquesas)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs between 330 and 780 m in humid or riverine areas of forest or mesophyllous forest, and also in open dry rocky areas and basalt cliffs.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is relatively scarce and distributed in areas sensitive to degradation.

Citation: Florence, J. 1998. Pipturus schaeferi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38999A10157707. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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