Quercus hintonii 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fagales Fagaceae

Scientific Name: Quercus hintonii
Species Authority: E.F.Warb.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2ac ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Nixon, K. <i>et al.</i>
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to a small area (less than 10 km²) along a road.
Countries occurrence:
Mexico (México State)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A submontane to montane dry forest species.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Much of the area is in the process of conversion into avocado plantations and human settlements.

Classifications [top]

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.1. Housing & urban areas
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.1. Ecosystem conversion
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.1. Annual & perennial non-timber crops -> 2.1.4. Scale Unknown/Unrecorded
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.1. Ecosystem conversion
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

Bibliography [top]

Global Tree Specialist Group. For more information, see the Specialist Group website

Martínez, M. 1974. Los enciños de México. Anales del instituto de biologia de la universidad nacional autonoma de Mexico. Serie Botanica 45(1): 21-56.

Nixon, K., Hess, W., Coombes, A. and Rodriguez, M. 1996. Discussions on the status of Quercus species in the Americas. Regional workshop for the Conservation and Sustainable Management of Trees project.

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

Citation: Nixon, K. et al.. 1998. Quercus hintonii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30732A9575029. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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