Macrozamia dyeri 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Cycadopsida Cycadales Zamiaceae

Scientific Name: Macrozamia dyeri
Species Authority: (F.Muell.) C.A.Gardner

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-10-31
Assessor(s): Hill, K.D.
Reviewer(s): Donaldson, J.S. & Bösenberg, J.D.
Although declining through land use, this species is still relatively abundant and is not considered under threat, hence is listed as Least Concern.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2003 Least Concern (LC)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is widely distributed in the southern part of Western Australia, where it is found from Munglinup River east to Israelite Bay.
Countries occurrence:
Australia (Western Australia)
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Population [top]

Population: Considered to be abundant throughout its range. The population size is conservatively estimated to number be between 10,000 and 20,000 mature individuals.
Current Population Trend: Decreasing
Additional data:
Number of mature individuals: 10000-20000
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species grows in sparse woodland, low scrub and in heathland. It occurs on soil ranging from infertile sandy clays to deep sands and laterites.
Systems: Terrestrial
Generation Length (years): 60

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Frequent annual fires may pose a threat.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is listed on Appendix II of the CITES Appendices. Plants occur in the Cape Le Grand National Park.

Citation: Hill, K.D. 2010. Macrozamia dyeri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T42002A10616868. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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