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Bashful Bulrush (Trichophorum Planifolium)

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Assessment Summary

Assessment Summary – May 2000

Common name:
Bashful Bulrush

Scientific name:
Trichophorum Planifolium

Status:
Endangered

Reason for designation:
More than 50% decline over the past decade of the few remaining populations due to habitat destruction and alteration within its two remaining areas of occurrence.

Occurrence:
Ontario

Status history:
Designated Special Concern in April 1986. Status re-examined and designated to Endangered in May 2000. Last assessment based on an update status report.