Hopea discolor 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Hopea discolor
Species Authority: Thwaites

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1bcd, B1+2c, C1, D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ashton, P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species' distribution is extremely restricted.
Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Population [top]

Population: It apparently regenerates sufficiently in its natural habitat. This species was found in seven forests during the surveys conducted for the National Conservation Review.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurring in pure stands on ridges in lowland wet evergreen forests.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Ashton, P. 1998. Hopea discolor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30809A9578964. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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