Mangifera casturi 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Anacardiaceae

Scientific Name: Mangifera casturi
Species Authority: Kosterm.
Common Name(s):
English Kalimantan Mango, Kasturi
Taxonomic Source(s): Kostermans, A.J.G.H. and Bompard, J.-M. 1993. TheMangoes. Academic Press Ltd., London.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct in the Wild ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Endemic to Kalimantan, mostly in the south. The species was native to the wet climate area around Banjarmasin, Indonesia.
Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
Indonesia (Kalimantan)
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Population [top]

Population:It is now known only from cultivation.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This tree produces delicious purple-black mango like fruits with very sweet, excellent flavored dark orange pulp.

Bibliography [top]

Bompard, J.M. 1988. Wild Mangifera species in Kalimantan (Indonesia) and in Malaysia. Final report on the 1986-1988 collecting missions. WWF Project No. 3305. Rome, IBPGR, IUCN-WWF. .

Kostermans, I. 1986. Annotations to: List of mangoes in the CMC database.

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. Mangifera casturi. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T32059A9678151. . Downloaded on 06 December 2016.
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