|Scientific Name:||Myristica ceylanica|
|Species Authority:||A. DC.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||World Conservation Monitoring Centre|
|Range Map:||Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.|
|Population:||It has recently been found in seven forest sites during the extensive forest surveys conducted for the National Conservation Review.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A rare tree confined to remnants of intermediate forest and in drier gallery forest.|
Green, M.J.B. and Gunawardena, E.R. N. (comps.) 1997. Designing an optimum protected areas system for Sri Lanka's natural forests. Prepared by IUCN-The World Conservation Union and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre for the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations. (unpublished).
Gunatilleke, C.V.S. and I.A.U.N. 1985. A conservation and protection plan for the Sinharaja Forest. Draft. Includes list of plants and their uses and endemism (unpublished).
Gunatilleke, I.A.U.N. and Gunatilleke, C.V.S. 1991. Threatened woody endemics of the wet lowlands of Sri Lanka and their conservation. Biological Conservation 55(1): 17-36.
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
|Citation:||World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Myristica ceylanica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 22 December 2014.|