Prunus pulgarensis


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Prunus pulgarensis
Species Authority: (Elm.) Kalkm.

Assessment Information [top]

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

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known from only four collections from Palawan and Luzon.
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Population [top]

Population: No new material of this species has been collected since 1965, even though there have been collecting expeditions to Palawan since.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A small forest mountain tree.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Both islands have suffered from massive deforestation.

Bibliography [top]

Kalkman, C. 1993. Rosaceae. Flora Malesiana. Flora Malesiana Foundation, Leiden.

Kalkman, C. 1997. Personal communication with Amy MacKinven concerning threatened tree species in Rosaceae.

Madulid, D.A. 1987. A checklist of the rare, endemic and endangered plants of Palawan. Philippine Scientist 24:55-66.

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

Citation: Kalkman, C. 1998. Prunus pulgarensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 28 August 2015.
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