Acacia ferruginea 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Fabales Leguminosae

Scientific Name: Acacia ferruginea
Species Authority: DC.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Sri Lanka
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Population [top]

Population:This tree was commonly found in the dry zone of Sri Lanka but it is now very rare.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Bibliography [top]

Hamilton, A. 1990. Provisional list of endangered medicinal plants (unpublished).

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

Wijesinghe, L.C.A., Gunatilleke, I.A.U.N., Jayawardana, S.D.G., Kotagama, S.W. and Gunatilleke, C.V.S. 1990. Biological conservation in Sri Lanka (A national status report). Colombo Natural Resources, Energy and Science Authority of Sri Lanka.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Acacia ferruginea. In: The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T34273A9855375. . Downloaded on 26 November 2015.
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