Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Lecythidales Lecythidaceae

Scientific Name: Abdulmajidia chaniana
Species Authority: Whitm.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Chua, L.S.L.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:A small tree from Pahang and Johor.
Countries occurrence:
Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Lowlands and hill forests up to 570 m.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Increasing settlement is the principal pressure exerted on this already rare species.

Classifications [top]

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.1. Housing & urban areas
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.1. Ecosystem conversion
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

Bibliography [top]

Chua, L. et al. 1997. Completed data collection forms for endemic trees of Peninsular Malaysia.

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

Citation: Chua, L.S.L. 1998. Abdulmajidia chaniana. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31538A9641199. . Downloaded on 13 October 2015.
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