Nepenthes spectabilis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Nepenthales Nepenthaceae

Scientific Name: Nepenthes spectabilis
Species Authority: Danser

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 northern Sumatra. It has been recorded from Aceh to the Lake Toba area.
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia (Sumatera)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: N. spectabilis has been collected from sub-alpine shrubberies at 1,450-2,000 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 spectabilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39698A10252571. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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