Aphanamixis polystachya 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Meliaceae

Scientific Name: Aphanamixis polystachya (Wall.) R.N.Parker
Common Name(s):
English Rohituka Tree, Pithraj Tree
Aglaia aphanamixis Pellegr.
Aglaia beddomei (Kosterm.) S.S.Jain & R.C.Gaur
Aglaia polystachya Wall.
Amoora beddomei Kosterm.
Amoora polystachya (Wall.) Steud.
Amoora rohituka (Roxb.) Wight & Arn.
Andersonia rohituka Roxb.
Ricinocarpodendron polyctachyum (Wall.) Mabb.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:A widespread species found in Indo-China and western Malaysia.
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia; Malaysia; Singapore; Taiwan, Province of China
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:In Viet Nam, this tree occurs in evergreen tropical rainforest or monsoon forest.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The wood is used for construction of ships, vehicles, posts and agricultural tools.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Aphanamixis polystachya. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33616A9797265. . Downloaded on 20 September 2018.
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