Terminalia acuminata (Fr. Allemão) Eichler




Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1942

Since rediscovered

IUCN RedList status: Extinct in the Wild


Listed as extinct by (Humphreys et al., 2019)



Mata Atlantica Hotspot, Brazil


Biology & Ecology










Allemão y Cysneiros, F.F. 1844. Plantas Novas do Brasil.

Humphreys, Aelys M. et al. (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.

Silva, N.M.F. 1998. Terminalia acuminata . The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T37996A10087533. Downloaded on 12 January 2020.

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


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