Nepenthes macrophylla 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Nepenthales Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name: Nepenthes macrophylla
Species Authority: (Marabini) M. Jebb & M. Cheek
Taxonomic Notes: Some feel this species together with N. edwardsiana and N. villosa should be combined into a single taxon (N. villosa). Others think that all three should be enumerated as separate species.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c, C2b 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: Known only from Mt. Trus Madi in Sabah.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Grows in mossy forest along ridge tops at 2,000-2,600 m alt.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: On CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A. 2000. Nepenthes macrophylla. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39671A10255115. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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