Taxonomy

protegee
UICN

Red List Status -

Least Concern (LC) , assessed in 09/06/2017

Protected species -

in Northern Province

Pandanus tectorius is a native shrub of New Caledonia widespread on Grande Terre and the Loyalty Island. It occurs in marine intertidal and mangrove at an altitudinal range 0-110 m asl. Pandanus tectorius does not seem directly threatened and is considered Least Concern (LC).

Geographical area


Pandanus tectorius is a native tree of New Caledonia widespread on Grande Terre and the Loyalty Islands.

Population


Population size is unknown.

Habitat


P. tectorius occurs in marine intertidal and mangrove up to 110 m asl.

Threats


Pandanus tectorius does not seem directly threatened as it is a common species in New Caledonia.

Conservation


Pandanus tectorius is protected by legislation in province Nord. This species does not occur in any protected areas.

Bibliography


Munzinger J., Morat Ph., Jaffré T., Gâteblé G., Pillon Y., Tronchet F., Veillon J.-M. and M. Chalopin 2016. FLORICAL: Checklist of the vascular indigenous flora of New Caledonia. vers. 22.IV.2016.

Endemia.nc 2016. Faune et Flore de Nouvelle-Calédonie.

Morat, P.; Jaffré, T.; Tronchet, F.; Munzinger, J.; Pillon, Y.; Veillon, J.-M. and Chalopin, M. 2012. Le référentiel taxonomique Florical et les caractéristiques de la flore vasculaire indigène de la Nouvelle-Calédonie [The taxonomic database « FLORICAL » and characteristics of the indigenous flora of New Caledonia]. Adansonia sér 3(34) , p.177-219.

Experts


Assessor(s): Amice, R., Barrabé, L., Cazé, H., Chambrey, C., Garnier, D., Hequet, V., Letocart, D., Letocart, I.

Reviewer(s): Callmander, M.

Facilitator(s): Maura, J., Tanguy, V., Warimavute, G.


Geographical distribution