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Garcinia travancorica 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Theales Guttiferae

Scientific Name: Garcinia travancorica Bedd.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Endemic to the Agastyamalai Hills at the southern end of the Western Ghats.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
India (Kerala, Tamil Nadu)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:The species occurs in the margins of submontane evergreen forest.
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Large areas have been exposed to fires, grazing, the establishment of commercial plantations and cutting for fuelwood.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Almost 1,000 kmĀ² of forest are now under protection within sanctuaries.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Garcinia travancorica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37624A10067349. . Downloaded on 21 November 2017.
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