Eugenia kameruniana Engl. 1899



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)

Last record: 1899 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Mt. Cameroon, Cameroon


Biology & Ecology










Albani Rocchetti, G., Carta, A., Mondoni, A. et al. (2022). Selecting the best candidates for resurrecting extinct-in-the-wild plants from herbaria. Nature Plants 8: 1385-1393. [Supplementary Tables S1-S6]

Cable, S. and Cheek, M. (compilers and editors). (1998). The Plants of Mount Cameroon, A Conservation Checklist. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Cheek, M. and Cable, S. (2000). Eugenia kameruniana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 31 January 2015.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]


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