Pandanus pyramidalis Balf.f. (1877:399)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pandanus striatus Carmich. ex Balf.f. in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 17: 60 (1878), not validly publ.


Conservation Status


Last record: 1995-1996 (Florens, 2000)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Grotte Bonnefin & near La Marie, Mauritius, Mascarene Islands


Biology & Ecology










Bosser, J. and Guého, J. (2003). Flore des Mascareignes 190: 1-52. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.

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Hilton-Taylor, C. (2000). 2000 IUCN red list of threatened species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Martelli, U. (1913). Enumerazione delle "Pandanaceae". Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 4: 5-105.

Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). (1998). The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.

Page, W. 1997. Data collection forms completed on the threatened tree species of Mauritius.

Strahm, W.A. 1993. The conservation and restoration of the flora of Mauritius and Rodrigues. Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis (2 vols.), Reading University, UK.

Vaughan, R.E. and Wiehe, P.O. 1953. Flore des Mascareignes, Genus Pandanus. The Sugar Industry Research Institute, Mauritius, ORSTOM, Paris and RBG, Kew.

Vaughan, R.E. and Wiehe, P.O. 1953. The genus Pandanus in the Mascarene Islands. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 55: 1-32.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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