Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Leucaena salvadorensis
Species Authority: Standl. ex Britton & Rose

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/conservation dependent ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Hughes, C.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Near Threatened (nt)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The species occurs relatively commonly across southern Honduras and northern Nicaragua with a very restricted population in eastern El Salvador.
Countries occurrence:
El Salvador; Honduras; Nicaragua
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The habitat is severely degraded in places.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species is frequently protected within traditional agroforestry systems.

Citation: Hughes, C. 1998. Leucaena salvadorensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37488A10052829. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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