The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Hopea canarensis Hole

 

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Ravikumar & Goraya, 1999).

 

IUCN RedList status: Endangered

 

Distribution

Western Ghats, Karnataka, India

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific. 1985. Dipterocarps of South Asia. FAO, Bangkok.

M. S., Sanil, V. B., Sreekumar and Verma, P. K. (2020). Lectotypification of Hopea canarensis. Rheedea 30(2): 270-277.

Ramesh, B.R. and Pascal, J.-P. 1997. Atlas of endemics of the Western Ghats (India). Distribution of tree species in the evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. Institut Français de Pondichéry.

Ravikumar, K. and Goraya, G. S. (1999). Rediscovery of Hopea canarensis Hole (Dipterocarpaceae) - an endemic and little known species from the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 11(2): 337–344. [Abstract]

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