Overview

Distribution

Range Description

Confined to the southern part of the Hengchun Peninsula.
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Physical Description

Type Information

Isotype for Cinnamomum ovatum P.H. Allen
Catalog Number: US 1675135
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Botany
Verification Degree: Card file verified by examination of alleged type specimen
Preparation: Pressed specimen
Collector(s): N. K. Chun & C. Tso
Year Collected: 1932
Locality: Alt. 1700 Ft., Hainan, China, Asia-Temperate
Elevation (m): 518 to 518
  • Isotype: Allen, P. H. 1939. J. Arnold Arbor. 20: 56.
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
A tree of dry lowland forest.

Systems
  • Terrestrial
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
EN
Endangered

Red List Criteria
B1+2a

Version
2.3

Year Assessed
1998
  • Needs updating

Assessor/s
Pan, F.J.

Reviewer/s

Contributor/s

History
  • 1997
    Rare
    (Walter and Gillett 1998)
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Threats

Major Threats
Increasing human activities, agriculture and settlement have caused extensive habitat losses.
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
Partially contained within Kenting National Park.
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