Dombeya spp. 

Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Cameroon, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Tanzania
Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered:
  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Dombeya acutangulaCR-IUCN2000Mauritius
2. Dombeya amaniensisVU-IUCN1998Tanzania
3. Dombeya ledermanniiCR-IUCN2000Cameroon, Nigeria
4. Dombeya longebracteolataVU-IUCN1998Ethiopia

Species/Common Names:
Dombeya acutangula
Bois Bete
Dombeya amaniensis
Dombeya ledermannii
Dombeya longebracteolata

Facts Summary:
Dombeya is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): Cameroon, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Tanzania.

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