Bryopteris gaudichaudii 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Marchantiophyta Jungermanniopsida Porellales Lejeuneaceae

Scientific Name: Bryopteris gaudichaudii Gottsche

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bryophyte Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Hallingbäck, T., Hodgetts, N., Geissler, P. & Tan, B. (Bryophyte Red List Authority)
The area of occupancy is less than 10km² with very fragmented distribution and the habitat is declining. It therefore meets the IUCN criteria for Critically Endangered based on the small area, the single locality and the decline in habitat quality and extent.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Found only once since 1900 (1996) on Réunion island. The only locations previous to that are in Northern Madagascar.
Countries occurrence:
Madagascar; Réunion
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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Epiphyte in rainforest.

Citation: Bryophyte Specialist Group. 2000. Bryopteris gaudichaudii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39229A10177773. . Downloaded on 18 June 2018.
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