|Scientific Name:||Macrozamia conferta D.L.Jones & P.I.Forst.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable A2c; B1ab(iii,v)+2ab(iii,iv,v) ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Donaldson, J.S. & Hilton-Taylor, C.|
Qualifies as Vulnerable based on decline information, estimated to be as high as 50% over the past three generations in some locations. Also qualifies as Vulnerable under criterion B1+2 due to relatively restricted range (mapped as 423 km²), occurrence at less than ten locations, and ongoing decline.
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|Range Description:||This species occurs near the town of Warwick and in the Herries range in the Darling Downs district of Queensland, Australia. Occurs between 600 to 750 m asl.|
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|Population:||This species is found in six or seven subpopulations and the same number of locations.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Plants are found sporadically, occurring in eucalypt woodland on shallow podsolic soils on drier rises.|
|Generation Length (years):||60|
|Major Threat(s):||This species is vulnerable to poaching.|
|Conservation Actions:||This species is listed on Appendix II of the CITES Appendices. It occurs in various protected areas.|
Donaldson, J.S. (ed.). 2003. Cycads. Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. IUCN/SSC Cycad Specialist Group. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
Forster, P. 2007. E-mail.
Hill, K.D. and Stevenson, D.W. 1998-2006. The Cycad Pages. Available at: http://plantnet.rbgsyd.gov.au/PlantNet/cycad/.
IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.3). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 2 September 2010).
Jones, D.L. 1993. Cycads of the World. Reed, New Holland, Frenchs Forest, N.S.W., Australia.
Whitelock, L.M. 2002. The Cycads. Timber Press, Portland, Oregon.
|Citation:||Bösenberg, J.D. 2010. Macrozamia conferta. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T41953A10610419.Downloaded on 26 September 2018.|
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