Prunus adenopoda 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Rosales Rosaceae

Scientific Name: Prunus adenopoda
Species Authority: Koord. & Valeton

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c, B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Kalkman, C.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A small tree which is confined to a few locations in the greatly diminished lowland coastal forests of Java. It is known from 10 collections, most of which are from the early 1900s; the last collection was made in 1960. Populations are found in Ujung Kulon National Park and on Nusa Kambangan, an island which is controlled by the Prison Service.
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia (Jawa)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Lowland coastal forests.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Despite the very limited access to the island, the vegetation is threatened by timber thieves who are removing timber regardless of the armed guard patrol.

Citation: Kalkman, C. 1998. Prunus adenopoda. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37389A10043828. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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