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Philippine Wild Flora


TAXONOMIC GROUP

NO. OF SPECIES

NO. OF ENDEMIC SPECIES

NO. OF THREATENED SPECIES
(DAO 2007-01)




CR

EN

VU

OTS

TOTAL NO. OF THREATENED SPECIES

Angiosperms

8,120

c. 5800

89

141

123

56

409

Gymnosperms

33

6

-

9

2

-

11

Pteridophytes

1,100

285

10

35

51

8

104

Bryophytes

1,271

195

-

2

-

-

2

Algae

1,355

undetermined

-

-

-

-

-

Fungi, slime molds, water molds

3,555

undetermined

-

-

-

-

-

Lichens

789

undetermined

-

-

-

-

-

TOTAL

16, 223

 

99

187

176

64

526

 

  1. Threatened species
    a general term to denote species or subspecies considered as critically endangered, endangered, vulnerable or other accepted categories of wildlife whose population is at risk of extinction

  2. DAO 2007-01 – DENR Administrative Order No. 01 Series of 2007
    “Establishing the National List of Threatened Philippine Plants and their categories, and the list of other wildlife species”

  3. CR – Critically Endangered
    refers to a species or subspecies that is facing extremely high risk of extinction in the wild in the immediate future

  4. EN – Endangered
    refers to species or subspecies that is not critically endangered but whose survival in the wild is unlikely if the causal factors continue operating

  5. Vu – Vulnerable
    refers to species or subspecies that is not critically endangered nor endangered but is under threat from adverse factors throughout their range and is likely to move to the endangered category in the near future

  6. OTS – Other Threatened Species
    refers to species or subspecies that is not critically endangered, endangered nor vulnerable but is under threat from adverse factors, such as over collection, throughout their range and is likely to move to the vulnerable category in the near future

 

 

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