Shorea roxburghii 

Scope: Global
Language: English

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Shorea roxburghii G.Don
Common Name(s):
English White Meranti

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ashton, P.
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Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Cambodia; India (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu); Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia); Myanmar; Thailand; Viet Nam
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Population [top]

Population:In India, there are healthy regenerating subpopulations in the south.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A widespread dipterocarp, unusual for its adaptation to withstand adverse climatic conditions and soil types. It occurs in dry evergreen or deciduous forest and bamboo forest, often on sandy soils.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Some subpopulations are recorded in forest reserves.

Citation: Ashton, P. 1998. Shorea roxburghii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33028A9750737. . Downloaded on 18 October 2017.
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