Helichrysum nimmoanum


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Helichrysum nimmoanum
Species Authority: Oliv. & Hiern

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Miller, A.
Reviewer(s): Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)
A rare species, with a very limited area of occupancy.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Soqotra.
Yemen (Socotra)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Common in the Haggeher mountains; in semi-deciduous submontane woodland; particularly abundant, on sheltered ridges and in the dense thicket around the base of the granite pinnacles, in the eastern Haggeher. Altitude of 900–110 m.

Similar to H. suffruticosum but larger shrub with smaller, elliptic (not spathulate) leaves with entire margins. Reported to be increaseing in the eastern Haggeher.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Helichrysum nimmoanum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 27 March 2015.
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