Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Isoetopsida Isoetales Isoetaceae

Scientific Name: Isoetes sinensis
Species Authority: Palmer

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct) A2c ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): China Plant Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Qin, Hai-Ning, Kohorn, L. (China Plants RLA) & Xianchun, Z., Jermy, C. (Pteridophyte RLA)
Has had a massive population reduction due to industrial development and agricultural expansion. Thought by some to possibly even be extinct.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Possibly extinct:
China (Anhui, Jiangsu, Zhejiang)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: China Plant Specialist Group. 2004. Isoetes sinensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46615A11070430. . Downloaded on 07 October 2015.
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