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Macrozamia glaucophylla 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Cycadopsida Cycadales Zamiaceae

Scientific Name: Macrozamia glaucophylla D.L.Jones

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-10-31
Assessor(s): Forster, P.
Reviewer(s): Donaldson, J.S. & Bösenberg, J.D.
Justification:
Although it has declined in parts of its range within the past 50 years, the population is regarded as stable at present and it therefore it is listed as Least Concern.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species occur in the northern areas of the Pilliga Scrub to the south of Narrabri, towards Gunnedah in northern New South Wales, Australia.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Australia (New South Wales)
Additional data:
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Population [top]

Population:Locally fairly common and stable.
Current Population Trend:Stable
Additional data:
Number of mature individuals:2500-10000
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species grows in stunted eucalypt and native pine forest which has a well-developed shrub layer. Plants are also found in dry sclerophyll woodlands on deep sandy soils.
Systems:Terrestrial
Generation Length (years):60

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is listed on Appendix II of the CITES Appendices.

Classifications [top]

1. Forest -> 1.4. Forest - Temperate
suitability:Suitable  
2. Savanna -> 2.1. Savanna - Dry
suitability:Suitable  
1. Land/water protection -> 1.1. Site/area protection
4. Education & awareness -> 4.3. Awareness & communications

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
  Included in international legislation:Yes
  Subject to any international management/trade controls:Yes

♦  Pets/display animals, horticulture
 National : ✓  International : ✓ 

Bibliography [top]

Donaldson, J.S. (ed.). 2003. Cycads. Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan. IUCN/SSC Cycad Specialist Group. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

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: Forster, P. 2010. Macrozamia glaucophylla. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T42006A10619065. . Downloaded on 20 September 2018.
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