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Dialium bipindense 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Fabaceae

Scientific Name: Dialium bipindense Harms

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Kribi, Ebolowa and Bipindi in Cameroon and Ogoue and Njole in Gabon.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Cameroon; Gabon
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A large canopy timber tree found in abundance in lowland rainforest.
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The rates of harvesting of the timber are a primary concern throughout its range. Agricultural encroachment upon the habitat is also common.

Classifications [top]


In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
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

2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.3. Livestock farming & ranching -> 2.3.4. Scale Unknown/Unrecorded
♦ timing:Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.1. Ecosystem conversion
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

5. Biological resource use -> 5.3. Logging & wood harvesting -> 5.3.5. Motivation Unknown/Unrecorded
♦ timing:Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

Bibliography [top]

Aubreville, A. and Leroy, J.-F. 1961. Flore du Gabon. Published by the Gabon Government through Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

HMSO. 1. Index Kewensis plantarum phanerogamarum. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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

Palmberg, C. 1987. Conservation of genetic resources of woody species. FAO, Rome. Paper prepared for Simposio sobre Silvicultura y Mejoramiento Geneti co. Cief. Buenos Aires, 6-10 April 1987. Includes lists of commercially exploited timber trees (unpublished).

Peguy, T. 1997. Completed data collection forms for trees from the South West Province.


Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Dialium bipindense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33185A9758430. . Downloaded on 19 June 2018.
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