Nepenthes pectinata


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Nepenthes pectinata
Species Authority: Danser
Taxonomic Notes: (=N. gymnamphora: populations from Sumatra)

Authors prior to Danser included this species with Javanese N. gymnamphora, but it differs in a number of ways.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern 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: N. pectinata is endemic to central Sumatra.
Indonesia (Sumatera)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species occurs in undisturbed dense forest, hill dipterocarp forest, and wet mossy forest on ridge tops (950-2,750 m altitude).
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A. 2000. Nepenthes pectinata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 01 April 2015.
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