The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dipterocarpus cinereus Sloot., 1927

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1916 or later

Rediscovered in March-April 2013

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

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

 

Distribution

Mursala Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Slooten van DF. 1927. Dipterocarpus cinereus. Bulletin du Jardin Bototanique de Buitenzorg ser. III, viii. 319.

 

Other references:

Ashton, P.S. 1982. Dipterocarpaceae. Flora Malesiana- Series 1, Spermatophya 9: 237-552.

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]

Yayan Wahyu C. Kusuma, Wihermanto, Rosniati A. Risna and Peter S. Ashton. (2013). Rediscovery of the supposedly extinct Dipterocarpus cinereus. Oryx 47(3): 324.

Rachmat, H.H., Subiakto, A. 2015. Conserving the previously reported extinct tree species Dipterocarpus cinereus : An ex-situ approach for the species conservation strategy. Seminar Nasional Masyarakat Biodiveritas Indonesia, pp. 560-564. Surakarta, Indonesia.

Rachmat HH, Subiakto A, Wijaya K, Susilowati A. (2018). Alarming call from Mursala Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia: The urgent task for conserving the previously reported extinct of Dipterocarpus cinereus. Biodiversitas 19: 399-405.

Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. 1948. Flora Malesiana. Flora Malesiana Foundation, Leiden.

Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1950-). Flora Malesiana 1-: Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

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