Palaquium zeylanicum 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Palaquium zeylanicum
Species Authority: Verdc.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 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 newly described species from Morapitiya and Kanneliya Forest Reserves.
Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Lowland dipterocarp forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): In some places logging is threatening the habitat.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Palaquium zeylanicum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T36495A9999575. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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