Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Clinostigma samoense
Species Authority: Wendl.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Whistler, A. & Johnson, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A palm confined to Upolu Island, Western Samoa. Remaining subpopulations appear to be healthy and stable, the species occasionally being quite common.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Broadleaved lowland forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The major part of the broadleaved lowland forest habitat is now destroyed.

Citation: Whistler, A. & Johnson, D. 1998. Clinostigma samoense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38476A10115291. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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