|Scientific Name:||Macrozamia lucida L.A.S. Johnson|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Donaldson, J.S. & Bösenberg, J.D.|
A widespread species, which although it has declined in places due to habitat destruction, it is not considered to be threatened. The species is therefore listed as Least Concern.
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|Range Description:||This species occurs in southern Queensland, Australia, where it is found from around Brisbane north to Nambour. Old records from New South Wales are now known to represent juvenile plants of M. johnsonii, although a single recent collection from the Border Ranges extends the range into far northern New South Wales. Recorded at elevations ranging from 30 up to 600 m asl.|
Native:Australia (New South Wales, Queensland)
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|Population:||This species is found in more than 30 subpopulations and there are many plants.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Populations are found growing in coastal and near-coastal mountain ranges, and in Queensland it extends to some mountain ranges well inland from the coast. Plants are found scattered and sporadic in coastal wet sclerophyll forest.|
|Generation Length (years):||60|
|Major Threat(s):||Threats to this species are not known.|
|Conservation Actions:||This species is listed on Appendix II of the CITES Appendices. Plants occur in the Pottsville Nature Reserve.|
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).
Osborne, R. 1998. Focus on Macrozamia lucida. Encephalartos 56: 4-9.
Whitelock, L.M. 2002. The Cycads. Timber Press, Portland, Oregon.
|Citation:||Forster, P. 2010. Macrozamia lucida. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T42010A10621750.Downloaded on 22 September 2018.|
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