Nothaphoebe javanica Kosterm.



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

There is uncertainty regarding the validity of this taxon. It has been removed from the IUCN's RedList since the 1998 assessment. It may have arisen from the incorrect attribution of authorship and generic placement of Phoebe javanica Meisn.


Conservation Status

Pending taxonomic resolution. May be an invalid taxon.

Last record: 17 November 1960

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (previous listing: WCM, 1998; no longer listed in the IUCN RedList)


From (WCMC, 1997:87):

"Nothaphoebe javanicaCR C2b, D1 is known from a single specimen collected in Mt. Payung in Ujong Kulon National Park, Java. It is not known whether the species is now extinct."



Mt. Payung, Ujung Kulon National Park, Java (=Jawa), Indonesia


Biology & Ecology








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

Whitten, T., Soeriaatmadja, R. E. and Afiff, S. A. (1996). The Ecology of Java and Bali. The Ecology of Indonesia Series. Volume III. Republic of Singapore: Periplus Editions.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1997). Conservation and sustainable management of trees, report of the third regional workshop, held at Army Hotel, Hanoi, Viet Nam, 18-21 August, 1997. Cambridge, UK: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. [p. 87]

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1998). Nothaphoebe javanica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37411A10050895. Downloaded on 18 November 2016.


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