Antidesma montis-silam

Tsen, S. and Hor, C.S. and Damit, A. and Khoo, E. and Maryani, A. and Colin Ruzelion Maycock and Nilus, R. and Sugau, J. and Pereira, J.T. (2021) Antidesma montis-silam. [Dataset]

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Antidesma montis-silam is a tree, endemic to Sabah. It is found on the lowland ultramafic forest of eastern Sabah. The estimated area of occupancy (AOO) and extent of occurrence (EOO) are 40 km2 and 3,680.3 km2, respectively. Individuals outside of protected area can be at risk of habitat loss but this species is well represented within protected area. Hence, it is assessed as Near Threatened. Antidesma montis-silam is endemic to Sabah, Malaysia. It is recorded from ultramafic substrate in eastern Sabah. This species is known from fewer than ten collection localities, but the majority of these are inside protected areas and not exposed to threats. Therefore, number of locations is not calculated for this species.

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Additional Information: Antidesma montis-silam is a tree up to 15 m tall. It is recorded from the eastern Sabah and found abundantly at 60–600 m asl on ultramafic derived soil at Mount Silam (Airy Shaw 1973). Antidesma montis-silam is protected in situ in at least seven protected area in Sabah. There is no known ex situ collection for this species.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Plantae , Tracheophyta , Magnoliopsida , Malpighiales , Phyllanthaceae
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
Divisions: FACULTY > Faculty of Tropical Forestry
Depositing User: DG MASNIAH AHMAD -
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2021 16:47
Last Modified: 22 Jun 2021 16:47

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