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Olax psittacorum

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA SANTALALES OLACACEAE

Scientific Name: Olax psittacorum
Species Authority: (Lam.) Vahl
Common Name(s):
French Bois De Perroquet, Boisperroquet

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered C2a 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: In Mauritius occurrences are known in Simonet and Morne Seche. Information on the Réunion population is required.
Countries:
Native:
Mauritius; Réunion
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Population [top]

Population: In Mauritius, around 50 individuals have been counted and regeneration is observed to be occasional.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Seasonal forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Page, W. 1998. Olax psittacorum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.
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