Kingiodendron pinnatum 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Kingiodendron pinnatum
Species Authority: (DC.) Harms

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1cd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): CAMP Workshops on Medicinal Plants, India (January 1997)
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Occurs over a range extending from South Kanara in Karnataka to the southern tip of the Western Ghats in Tamil Nadu.
Countries occurrence:
India (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A large tree sparsely distributed in evergreen hill forest and deciduous forest, occurring up to 1,000 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The population has declined considerably because of overexploitation and habitat degradation. Regeneration appears to be very poor.

Citation: CAMP Workshops on Medicinal Plants, India (January 1997). 1998. Kingiodendron pinnatum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33647A9800386. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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