Fagraea gracilipes 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Gentianales Loganiaceae

Scientific Name: Fagraea gracilipes
Species Authority: A.Gray

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened 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 Not Threatened (nt)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Occurs on four of the high islands. It has become rare on Viti Levu. The subpopulations on the north coast of Vanua Levu are probably the least disturbed.
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Population [top]

Population: It is sometimes locally abundant.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurring in dry dense forest and occasionally on the inner edges of mangroves.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): A desirable timber, used for house posts and marine constructions. Cutting and coastal developments are responsible for its decline.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Cutting of trees in Mathuata and Mbua is restricted.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Fagraea gracilipes. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33709A9803730. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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