The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dypsis canaliculata (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Neodypsis canaliculatus Jum.

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1951

Rediscovered in 2001

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

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

 

Distribution

Madagascar

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Byg, A. and Balslev, H. (2001). Diversity and use of palms in Zahamena, eastern Madagascar. Biodiversity and Conservation 10: 951-970.

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]

Oldfield, Sara, Lusty, Charlotte and MacKinven, Amy (compilers). (1998). The World List of Threatened Trees. Cambridge, U.K.: World Conservation Press. 650 pp.

Rakotoarinivo, M. & Dransfield, J. 2012. Dypsis canaliculata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T38524A2871955. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2012.RLTS.T38524A2871955.en. Downloaded on 29 April 2017.

 

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