Habitat and Ecology
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
The total area of occupancy (AOO) for Abies nordmanniana ssp. equi-trojani is estimated to be ca 164 km2. Although there are no specific figures for the Abies forests in Ulu-Dagh National Park (Mt. Olympus), the park covers an area of 128 km2 and this figure is used as an estimate. The AOO of Kaz-Daghi is 36 km2 (Kaya 2008). There are numerous documented threats to the Kaz-Daghi subpopulation including loss of mature individuals due to local logging, acid rain and degradation to the habitat due to recreational activities and fire (Ãzel and Simser 2009, Satil 2009). Consequently this taxon is assessed as Endangered.
- 1998Lower Risk/near threatened(Oldfield et al. 1998)
- 1997Not Threatened(Walter and Gillett 1998)