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Impatiens grandisepala

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA GERANIALES BALSAMINACEAE

Scientific Name: Impatiens grandisepala
Species Authority: Grey-Wilson

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Cheek, M. & Cable, S.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is strictly endemic to Mt. Cameroon and is known only from a single collection taken in 1979.
Countries:
Native:
Cameroon
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The type specimen is epiphytic, collected from deeply shaded montane forest at 1,150 m altitude.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species should be relocated in the wet season and the state and extent of the population assessed.

Citation: Cheek, M. & Cable, S. 2000. Impatiens grandisepala. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 02 August 2014.
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