Zygogynum spp. 
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
New Caledonia
Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered:
  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Zygogynum cristatumVU-IUCN1998New Caledonia
2. Zygogynum oligostigmaEN-IUCN1998New Caledonia
3. Zygogynum tanyostigmaVU-IUCN1998New Caledonia

Species/Common Names:
Zygogynum cristatum
Zygogynum oligostigma
Zygogynum tanyostigma

Facts Summary:
Zygogynum is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): New Caledonia.

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