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Table 5 Threatened species of Indian Himalayan region used in ethnomedicine practices in study area

From: Ethnomedicinal plants used by local inhabitants of Jakholi block, Rudraprayag district, western Himalaya, India

S.No Botanical name IUCN (1993)[60] CAMP (Conservation Assessment and Management Plan) (1998) [61] RDB (Nayar and Shastry, 1987, 1988, 1990) [62] Gaur (1999)[11] Dhar et al. (2002) [63] Nautiyal and Nautiyal (2004) [64] IUCN
(2017)
1 Aconitum balfourii Stapf   CR VU CR    
2 Aconitum heterophyllum Wall. ex Royle VU CR    EN EN EN
3 Acorus calamus L.   VU      LC
4 Berberis lyceum Royle   EN      
5 Berberis chitria Buch. Hamex Lindl   EN      
6 Bergenia ciliata (Haw.) Sternb.   VU   UV    
7 Betula utilis D. Don      EN   
8 Cedrus deodara (Roxb. ex D. Don) G. Don        LC
9 Centella asiatica (L.) Urban        LC
10 Cinnamomum tamala (Buch.-Ham.) T. Nees & Eberm.   LR VU     
11 Dactylorhiza hatagirea (D. Don) Soo   CR EN    R  
12 Delphinium denudatum Wall. ex Hook. f. & Thomson   CR      
13 Engelhardtia spicata Lechen ex Blume        LC
14 Girardinia diversifolia (Link) Friis        
15 Hedychium spicatum Sm.   VU      
16 Juglans regia L.        NT
17 Jurinea macrocephala DC.   LR VU R    
18 Mangifera indica L.        DD
19 Megacarpaea polyandra Benth. ex Madden       VU  
20 Nardostachys jatamansi (D. Don) DC.   CR    CR   CR
21 Paeonia emodi Royle   VU   VU    
22 Paris polyphylla Sm.       VU  
23 Picrorhiza kurroa Royle ex Benth. VU EN EN   EN   
24 Pinus roxburghii Sarg.        LC
25 Rheum emodi Wall. ex Meisn.   VU    VU   
26 Podophyllum hexandrum Royle EN CR EN   EN EN  
27 Taxus wallichiana Zucc.   CR    CR   
28 Thalictrum foliolosum DC.   VU      
29 Valeriana jatamansi Jones   CR EN     
  1. CR critically endangered, VU vulnerable, EN endangered, LR lower risk near threatened, LC least concern, DD data deficient, NT near threatened, R rare
  2. IUCN: The International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
  3. http://www.iucnredlist.org 28 May 2017 Data base