Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Myrtaceae

Scientific Name: Eugenia benjamina
Species Authority: King
Taxonomic Notes: Asian Eugenia are now included in Syzygium.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D1 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Kochummen, K.M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found only in Perak.
Countries occurrence:
Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Hill and montane forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): This tree is threatened by the increasing settlement of the area.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is hoped the species is present in the protected forest reserves.

Citation: Kochummen, K.M. 1998. Eugenia benjamina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31564A9637362. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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