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Arenga wightii

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA LILIOPSIDA ARECALES PALMAE

Scientific Name: Arenga wightii
Species Authority: Griff.

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): Johnson, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
India (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A monocarpic palm of dense forest, occurring on slopes between 150 and 1,000 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is threatened by logging activities and increasing settlement and agriculture.

Citation: Johnson, D. 1998. Arenga wightii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 July 2014.
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