Chelyocarpus dianeurus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Arecaceae

Scientific Name: Chelyocarpus dianeurus (Burret) H.E. Moore

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): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Found the Pacific lowlands of Colombia. In some undisturbed areas, the species occurs in abundance and is under little threat at present.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:A single-stemmed palm of rainforest, occurring on well-drained soils.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Leaf sheath fibre is used locally for pillow stuffing.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Chelyocarpus dianeurus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38471A10122333. . Downloaded on 23 June 2018.
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