Taxonomy

Gastrolepis alticola Munzinger, Mcpherson et Lowry
endemique
UICN

Red List Status -

Vulnerable (VU) , assessed in 07/04/2017

Description

Publication :

A second species in the endemic New Caledonian genus Gastrolepis (Stemonuraceae) and its implications for the conservation status of high-altitude maquis vegetation: coherent application of the IUCN Red List criteria is urgently needed in New Caledonia
JÉRÔME MUNZINGER(1)*, GORDON McPHERSON(2) and PORTER P. LOWRY (II2,3)
(1)Unité S84 de l’IRD, Laboratoire de Botanique et d’Ecologie Appliquées (NOU), Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, P.B. A5, 98848 Nouméa Cedex, New Caledonia
(2)Missouri Botanical Garden, PO Box 299, St. Louis, MO 63166-0299, USA
(3)Département Systématique et Evolution, Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Case Postale 39,57 rue Cuvier, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France
Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 2008, 157, 775-783.
 


Geographical distribution