Psidium dumetorum Proctor



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019).

Last record: 1976

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



streamside thicket in Clarendon, Jamaica


Biology & Ecology










Adams, C.D. 1972. Flowering Plants of Jamaica. University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica.

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]

Kelly, D. L. 1994. Systematic list of threatened flowering plant species in the Jamaican flora.

Kelly, D. L. 1997. List of threatened trees in the Jamaican flora, not in 'Draft species summaries: Jamaica' WCMC 24/04/97 (unpublished).

Kelly, D.L. 1998. Psidium dumetorum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37904A10084659. Downloaded on 19 November 2016.

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

WCSP (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet;


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