|Scientific Name:||Monanthotaxis faulknerae|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered B2ab(ii,iii,v) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project|
|Reviewer(s):||Beentje, H., Gereau, R., Kabuye, C., Kalema, J., Luke, Q., Lyaruu, H., Maunder, M., Mwachala, G., Ndangalasi, H., Njau, F. & Schatz, G. (East African Plants Red List Authority)|
Has a small area of occupancy (<500 km²), is severely fragmented and there is continuing decline in area of occupancy, extent of habitat and number of mature individuals, hence is listed as Endangered.
|Previously published Red List assessments:||
|Range Description:||Found mostly in southern coastal Kenya and in northern coastal Tanzania, but with two disjunct records from much further south in Tanzania.|
Native:Kenya; Tanzania, United Republic of
|Estimated area of occupancy (AOO) - km2:||109-499|
|Number of Locations:||8|
|Lower elevation limit (metres):||30|
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||370|
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|Population:||Not very common; is quite hard to find.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A scandent shrub found in various habitats including moist coastal forest, Brachystegia woodland, and Terminalia sericea-Pseudolachnostylis woodland.|
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||Yes|
|Major Threat(s):||There is loss of forest due to agriculture, mining, and tourism.|
|Conservation Actions:||Recorded from the Selous Game Reserve, Gonja and Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserves.|
IUCN. 2009. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2009.2). Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 3 November 2009).
Verdcourt, B. 1971. Annonaceae. In: C.E. Milne-Redhead and R.M. Polhill (eds), Flora of Tropical East Africa. Crown Agents for Overseas Governments and Administrations, London.
|Citation:||Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project. 2009. Monanthotaxis faulknerae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T158292A5193670. . Downloaded on 12 February 2016.|
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