Dypsis tanalensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Neodypsis tanalensis Jum. & H.Perrier


Conservation Status

Last record: 1912

Rediscovered in ?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered


Still listed as extinct by (Humphreys et al., 2019)





Biology & Ecology










Dransfield, J. and Beentje, H. 1995. The Palms of Madagascar. Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and The International Palm Society, Richmond.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Rakotoarinivo, M. & Dransfield, J. 2012. Dypsis tanalensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T195962A2436898. Downloaded on 30 April 2017.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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