Hopea odorata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Hopea odorata
Species Authority: Roxb.
Hopea decandra Buch.-Ham. ex Wight
Hopea odorata Pierre subspecies eglandulosa
Hopea odorata Pierre subspecies flavescens
Hopea vasta Wall. ex. DC.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1cd+2cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ashton, P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Not Threatened (nt)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Bangladesh; Cambodia; India; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia); Myanmar; Thailand; Viet Nam
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This widespread tree usually occurs in lowland riparian forest on deep rich soils. The Indian subpopulation, however, occurs in moist evergreen forest at higher altitudes, away from streams.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): In Viet Nam a long period of selective logging has reduced the size of stands to small groups of trees or isolated individuals.

Citation: Ashton, P. 1998. Hopea odorata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32305A9693721. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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