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Delonix velutina

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA FABALES LEGUMINOSAE

Scientific Name: Delonix velutina
Species Authority: Capuron

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor/s: Du Puy, D. <i>et al.</i>

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known from only a few small subpopulations in north Madagascar, the main locality of this species is Orangea Peninsula. It has been recorded once from a protected site at Ankarana.
Countries:
Native:
Madagascar
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Population [top]

Population: A rare deciduous species.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is severely threatened by charcoal burning.
Citation: Du Puy, D. et al. 1998. Delonix velutina. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 17 April 2014.
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