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Chrysophyllum splendens 

Scope:Global
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Ebenales Sapotaceae

Scientific Name: Chrysophyllum splendens
Species Authority: Spreng.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Pires O'Brien, J.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Native:
Brazil (Bahia, Espírito Santo, Pernambuco)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A species restricted to remaining wet coastal rainforest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Seriously threatened by increasing settlement and development.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: An occurrence is recorded in the Linhares Forest Reserve in Espírito Santo.

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

1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.2. Commercial & industrial areas
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.1. Ecosystem conversion
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

5. Biological resource use -> 5.3. Logging & wood harvesting -> 5.3.5. Motivation Unknown/Unrecorded
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

7. Natural system modifications -> 7.3. Other ecosystem modifications
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 1. Ecosystem stresses -> 1.2. Ecosystem degradation

Bibliography [top]

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

Pennington, T.D. 1990. Flora Neotropica: Sapotaceae Monograph 52. The New York Botanical Garden, New York.

Pires O'Brien, J. 1996. Data collection forms for Sapotaceae species in Brazil.

The Nature Conservancy. 1996. Natural Heritage Central Database. (Status and distribution data on Latin American plants, developed in collaboration with Latin American Conservation Data Centers and Missouri Botanical Garden).


Citation: Pires O'Brien, J. 1998. Chrysophyllum splendens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T35393A9926325. . Downloaded on 25 June 2016.
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