Rhododendron protistum giganteum (Forrest & Tagg) Chamberlain

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 1981

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Gaoligongshan, Yunnan (south-west), China

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Li-kuo, F. and Jian-ming, J. 1992. China Plant Red Data Book – Rare and Endangered Plants 1. Science Press, Beijing.

National Environment Protection Bureau. 1987. The list of rare and endangered plants protected in China. Botanical Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Academy Press, Beijing.

Oldfield, Sara, Lusty, Charlotte and MacKinven, Amy (compilers). (1998). The World List of Threatened Trees. Cambridge, U.K.: World Conservation Press. 650 pp.

Sun, W. 1998. Rhododendron protistum var. giganteum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32370A9701349. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1998.RLTS.T32370A9701349.en. Downloaded on 08 May 2017.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.

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