Map_thumbnail_large_font

Ocotea cymbarum

Status_ne_offStatus_dd_offStatus_lc_onStatus_nt_offStatus_vu_offStatus_en_offStatus_cr_offStatus_ew_offStatus_ex_off

Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA LAURALES LAURACEAE

Scientific Name: Ocotea cymbarum
Species Authority: Kunth

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: In Brazil, the species has a restricted range within flooded forest along the Rio Negro. In Suriname the species is very rare and has only been collected from the Marowijne River.
Countries:
Native:
Brazil; Colombia; French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A locally important species which is widely-ranging within areas of lowland rainforest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Riverside communities harvest the species for fuelwood at uncontrolled levels.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species occurs on the official list of threatened Brazilian trees compiled by IBAMA.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Ocotea cymbarum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please fill in the feedback form so that we can correct or extend the information provided