Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Nepenthales Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name: Nepenthes lowii
Species Authority: Hook.f.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A.
Reviewer(s): Von Arx, B. & Groves, M. (Carnivorous Plants Red List Authority)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: In Sabah occurs on Mts. Kinabalu and Trus Madi, while in Sarawak it is on Hose Mts., G. Buli, Tama Abu Range, Bario, Mt. Murud and Mt. Mulu.
Countries occurrence:
Brunei Darussalam; Malaysia
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Grows in mossy forest along ridge tops at 1,600-2,600 m alt.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Most, if not all, of the population occurs in protected areas. On CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A. 2000. Nepenthes lowii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39669A10250074. . Downloaded on 08 October 2015.
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