Shorea oblongifolia 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Shorea oblongifolia
Species Authority: Thwaites

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ashton, P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This tree occurs mainly on hillsides and river banks in remaining fragments of lowland wet evergreen forests.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Regeneration is somewhat sparse.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Some subpopulations occur in forest reserves.

Citation: Ashton, P. 1998. Shorea oblongifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30814A9579552. . Downloaded on 31 May 2016.
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