Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Dipterocarpaceae

Scientific Name: Hopea pierrei
Species Authority: Hance
Hancea pierrei (Hance) Pierre
Hopea avellanea F.Heim

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c+2c, B1+2c, C1, D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ashton, P.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Near Threatened (nt)

Geographic Range [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology: A relatively small dipterocarp, which is found mainly in lowland evergreen rainforest on sandy soils, and also in heath forest in parts of Indo-China.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Populations in Cambodia are seriously reduced by past chemical warfare, exploitation and habitat reduction.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: In Peninsular Malaysia the species is reported in several forest reserves.

Citation: Ashton, P. 1998. Hopea pierrei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33095A9751013. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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