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Myristica elliptica

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA MAGNOLIALES MYRISTICACEAE

Scientific Name: Myristica elliptica
Species Authority: Hk. f. & Th.

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): de Wilde, W.J.J.O.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
Indonesia (Kalimantan, Sumatera); Malaysia; Singapore
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A species found in seasonally and permanent swamp areas and on river banks at low and medium altitudes.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The wood is used as 'penarahan' and the nut is used for nutmeg.

Citation: de Wilde, W.J.J.O. 1998. Myristica elliptica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 August 2014.
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