Genyorchis macrantha 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Orchidales Orchidaceae

Scientific Name: Genyorchis macrantha
Species Authority: Summerhayes

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Cheek, M. & Cable, S.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Mt. Cameroon, Mt. Oku and the Ijim Ridge.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: An epiphytic species occurring on tree trunks at the margin of mist forest (2,260 m altitude).
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Collection sites should be revisited to see if this species can be rediscovered. Numbers of individuals present should be recorded, and possible threats, if any, evaluated.

Citation: Cheek, M. & Cable, S. 2000. Genyorchis macrantha. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39576A10249202. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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