Nepenthes ovata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Nepenthales Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name: Nepenthes ovata
Species Authority: J. Nerz & A. Wistuba

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: This species is endemic to Sumatra (Mt. Pangulubao).
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia (Sumatera)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It is recorded as being a climber or epiphyte occurring in open, wet mossy forest at 1,800 m altitude.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species is currently listed on CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A. 2000. Nepenthes ovata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39683A10250716. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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