Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Burckella sorei
Species Authority: P.Royen

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Eddowes, P.J.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to the islands of Bougainville in the North Solomons and Guadalcanal in the South Solomons.
Countries occurrence:
Papua New Guinea (North Solomons); Solomon Islands (South Solomons)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This timber tree is found mainly in primary lowland rainforest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is threatened by logging activities and over-exploitation, especially as it occurs in a region subject to heavy logging activities.

Citation: Eddowes, P.J. 1998. Burckella sorei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38164A10103530. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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