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Garcinia afzelii 

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Language: English
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malpighiales Clusiaceae

Scientific Name: Garcinia afzelii Engl.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hawthorne, W.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Native:
Côte d'Ivoire; Ghana
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Population [top]

Population:Locally common
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A species from dry forest fringes and forest outliers.
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Widely exploited as a source of chewsticks.

Classifications [top]


In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
5. Biological resource use -> 5.3. Logging & wood harvesting -> 5.3.1. Intentional use: (subsistence/small scale) [harvest]
♦ timing:Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 2. Species Stresses -> 2.1. Species mortality
  • 2. Species Stresses -> 2.2. Species disturbance

Bibliography [top]

Cunningham, A.B. 1993. African medicinal plants: setting priorities at the interface between conservation and primary healthcare. UNESCO, Paris.

Hawthorne, W. 1995. Categories of conservation priority and Ghanaian tree species (unpublished).

Hawthorne, W.D. 1995. Ecological profiles of Ghanaian forest trees. Oxford Forestry Institute.

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


Citation: Hawthorne, W. 1998. Garcinia afzelii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34294A9851654. . Downloaded on 22 September 2018.
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