Dalbergia abrahamii


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Dalbergia abrahamii
Species Authority: Bosser & Rabevohitra
Common Name(s):
English Rosewood

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2abcd ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Du Puy, D.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A tree known only from a few localities around Autsiranana and the Ankarana Massif. Subpopulations are fragmented.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Areas of limestone outcrops.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Much of the range is decreasing through forest destruction. The main threat comes from selective felling for timber and charcoal.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Some localities are protected in Ankarana Reserve.

Bibliography [top]

Du Puy, D. 1997. Completed data collection forms on Madagascan Dalbergia species.

Du Puy, D.J. and Labat, H. 1996. Data collection forms for Madagascan trees for the Conservation and Sustainable Management of Trees project.

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

Citation: Du Puy, D. 1998. Dalbergia abrahamii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 29 August 2015.
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