|Scientific Name:||Sorbus vexans|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D1+2 ver 2.3|
|Range Description:||Populations occur in a small corridor of coast between Culbone in Somerset and an area just west of Trentishoe in Devon. The species is apomictic.|
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|Habitat and Ecology:||A small tree, often multi-stemmed from the base. The species grows mainly in oak woodlands.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no obvious threats to the populations, although inappropriate woodland management and the spread of Rhododendron are potential hazards.|
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
Tutin, T.G., Heywood, V.H., Burges, N.A., Valentine, D.H., Walters, S.M. and Webb, D.A. (eds) 1995. Flora Europaea Volumes 1-5. Electronic dataset supplied by R.J Pankhurst, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Wigginton, M. 1995. British Red Data Books: vascular plants - draft list. Includes old and new IUCN categories (unpublished).
Wigginton, M.J. (ed.) 1999. British Red Data Books. 1 Vascular Plants. 3rd edition. JNCC, Peterborough.
|Citation:||Wigginton, M.J. 1998. Sorbus vexans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 22 December 2014.|
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