Jamesoniella undulifolia


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Jamesoniella undulifolia
Species Authority: (Nees) K.Muell.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1ac ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bryophyte Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Hallingbäck, T., Hodgetts, N., Geissler, P. & Tan, B. (Bryophyte Red List Authority)
A decline of populations has occurred in at least part of its distribution area, and more than 20% of its populations have probably disappeared within the last 30 years (three generations). This species therefore meets the IUCN criteria for Vulnerable.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Several old localities are known but it has disappeared from most of these in Europe; very few sites are unspoiled today except for several recently found sites in northern Asia (Siberia, Chukotka, Kamchatka, Manchuria) where it may be more common than is currently known.
Austria; China (Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning); Czech Republic; Denmark; Finland; France; Germany; Greenland; Korea, Democratic People's Republic of; Norway; Poland; Russian Federation; Sweden; Switzerland; United Kingdom (Great Britain)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: In fens and mires.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat destruction by drainage, flooding for reservoirs, forest planting and cattle grazing.

Bibliography [top]

Bryophyte Specialist Group. For more information, see the Specialist Group website

ECCB. 1995. Red Data Book of European Bryophytes. European Committee for Conservation of Bryophytes (ECCB), Trondheim.

Grolle, R. 1971. Jamesoniella und Verwandte. Feddes Reportorium 82:1–100.

Hallingbäck, T. and Hodgetts, N. (compilers). 2000. Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts. Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan for Bryophytes. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Konstantinova, N.A. and Czernjadieva, I.V. 1995. De hepaticis in regione fluxus medii fl. Sob (Ural polaris) obviis notula. Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikhi Nizshikh Rastenii. Kiev 30:110–121.

Konstantinova, N.A. and Potemkin, A.D. 1996. Liverworts of the Russian Arctic: an annotated check-list and bibliography. Arctoa 6:125–150.

Piippo, S. 1990. Annotated catalogue of Chinese Hepaticae and Anthocerotae. Journal of the Hattori Botanical Laboratory 68:1–192.

Schuster, R.M. and Konstantinova, N.A. 1996. Studies on the distribution of critical arctic/subarctic Hepaticae with special reference to taxa found in Russia. Lindbergia 21:26–48.

Yamada, K. and Choe, D.-M. 1997. A checklist of Hepaticae and Anthocerotae in the Korean peninsula. Journal of the Hattori Botanical Laboratory 81:281–306.

Citation: Bryophyte Specialist Group 2000. Jamesoniella undulifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 31 August 2015.
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