IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

Cypripedium micranthum is endemic to China. The species is confined to north Sichuan (Jiuzhaigou, Pingwu) and north Chongping. The extent of occurrence (EOO) is estimated at 3,000 km² and the area of occupancy (AOO) is estimated at 250 km². The species occurs between 2,000 and 2,500 m altitude.

Sources: Chen and Cribb 1994; Cribb 1992, 1997, 2005; Cribb and Sandison 1998; efloras 2008; eMonocot 2013; Frosch and Cribb 2012; Li et al. 2012; Sing-chi and Zhong-Jian 2005; Singchi et al. 2012.


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