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Diospyros boutoniana

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA EBENALES EBENACEAE

Scientific Name: Diospyros boutoniana
Species Authority: A.DC.
Common Name/s:
French Bois d'ébène marbre à grosses feuilles

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor/s: Page, W.
History:
1997 Vulnerable (Walter and Gillett 1998)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: South-west and occasionally east and northern ranges.
Countries:
Native:
Mauritius
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A relatively common species of upland and mid elevation forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The spread of invasive species and habitat degradation are causing considerable concern. The species responds poorly to disturbance and appears to be regenerating insufficiently.
Citation: Page, W. 1998. Diospyros boutoniana. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 April 2014.
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