The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Diplazium ulugurense Verdcourt, 2003



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1970

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Bondwa (eastern slope), Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Verdcourt, B. 2003. Woodsiaceae. 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.

IUCN SSC East African Plants Red List Authority. 2013. Diplazium ulugurense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T179359A1576191. Downloaded on 27 December 2015.


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