Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Palaquium canaliculatum
Species Authority: (Thwaites) Engl.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2cd 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 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: South-west Sri Lanka.
Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Population [top]

Population: Only three localities were identified during the extensive forest surveys conducted for the National Conservation Review.
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A rare tree restricted to lowland wet evergreen forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Palaquium canaliculatum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33536A9790942. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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