The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Blotiella coriacea Verdc., 2000



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1971

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Uluguru Mountains (south), Tanzania


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Verdcourt, B. 2000. Dennstaedtiaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa, Balkema, Rotterdam.


Other references:

Burgess, N., Doggart, N. and Lovett, J.C. 2002. The Uluguru Mountains of eastern Tanzania: the effect of forest loss on biodiversity. Oryx 36: 140-152.

Hall, J., Burgess, N.D., Lovett, J., Mbilinyi, B. and Gereau, R.E. 2009. Conservation implications of deforestation across an elevational gradient in the Eastern Arc Mountains, Tanzania. Biological Conservation 142: 2510-2521.

IUCN SSC East African Plants Red List Authority. 2013. Blotiella coriacea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T179304A1574578. Downloaded on 26 December 2015.


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