SSC Groups

New Caledonia Plant

Stand-alone Red List Authority
Metrosideros microphylla

IUCN SSC Red List Authority Coordinator: Shankar Meyer 

The IUCN SSC New Caledonia Plant Red List Authority assess the conservation status of the whole flora of New Caledonia.

New Caledonia contains some 3,371 native species of vascular plants, of which 74% are considered endemic (Morat et al., 2012). This exceptional floristic diversity is threatened by accelerating development. 

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