Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Nepenthales Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name: Nepenthes rafflesiana
Species Authority: Jack

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: This is a common lowland species in Borneo, but is rare in Sumatra and Peninsular Malaysia.
Countries occurrence:
Brunei Darussalam; Indonesia (Kalimantan, Sumatera); Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, Sarawak); Singapore
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurs in open areas to shady forest, from sea-level to 1,000 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: N. rafflesiana is currently listed on CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Clarke, C., Cantley, R., Nerz, J., Rischer, H. & Witsuba, A. 2000. Nepenthes rafflesiana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39689A10251466. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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