Dicellostyles axillaris 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Malvales Malvaceae

Scientific Name: Dicellostyles axillaris
Species Authority: (Thwaites) Benth.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Population [top]

Population: An extremely rare lowland tree. No records were made during the recent forest surveys by the National Conservation Review, but there is a possibility that a population is located in the dry zone, which was not extensively surveyed. The only cultivated specimen, located in the Peradeniya Botanical Garden, died in 1992.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Dicellostyles axillaris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32557A9715217. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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