Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Pandanales Pandanaceae

Scientific Name: Pandanus palustris
Species Authority: Thouars

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Page, W.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Like P. carmichalii, the species, which in this case is a tree growing to 10 m, is found in the marshland at Le Petrin. Isolated individuals also occur on river courses of Mare aus Vacoas ('Lake of Pandanus').
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Population [top]

Population: Fewer than 20 individuals have been counted.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Marshland and river courses.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The plant has not been successfully brought into cultivation.

Citation: Page, W. 1998. Pandanus palustris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34317A9858233. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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