Cercocarpus traskiae


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cercocarpus traskiae
Species Authority: Eastw.
Common Name(s):
English Catalina Mahogany

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A shrub or small tree, which is endemic to Catalina Island. A single wild population exists, consisting of seven individuals in a canyon covering an area of approximately 250 m².
United States (California)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Bibliography [top]

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

The Nature Conservancy. 1996. Natural Heritage Central Database. (Status and distribution data on North American plants, developed in collaboration with the Association for Biodiversity Information, U.S. and Canadian Natural Heritage Programs and Conservation Data Centers, and North Carolina Botanical Garden Biota of North America Program.)

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Cercocarpus traskiae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 31 March 2015.
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