Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Pritchardia thurstonii
Species Authority: F.Muell. & Drude

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): Fuller, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: An important ornamental palm which is confined to the Lau Group in eastern Fiji.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species is locally abundant on limestone soils.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is widely cultivated.

Citation: Fuller, D. 1998. Pritchardia thurstonii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38654A10142020. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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