Olax psittacorum 


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
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Page, W.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: In Mauritius occurrences are known in Simonet and Morne Seche. Information on the Réunion population is required.
Countries occurrence:
Mauritius; Réunion
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Seasonal forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Page, W. 1998. Olax psittacorum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30558A9553312. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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