Chapmannia tinireana 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Chapmannia tinireana
Species Authority: Thulin

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B2ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Miller, A.
Reviewer(s): Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)
A tree with a very restricted distribution, only known from woodland at one location where it occupies an area of considerably less than 500 km². Exploitation of this woodland is predicted to increase in the next few years leading to a decrease in the quality of its habitat.

Geographic Range [top]

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

Current Population Trend: Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Rare, only known from a few trees, in semi-deciduous woodland (with Punica protopunica and Croton spp.) on granite slopes in the western Haggeher. Altitude of 1,100 m.

Easily recognized by its 3–5 elliptic leaflets which are glabrous above and by the ca. ten-flowered inflorescences and viscid hairs on the bracts and calyces.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Chapmannia tinireana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T44977A10969261. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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