Taxonomy

Diospyros fasciculosa (F.Muell.) F.Muell.
protegee
UICN

Common name :

Faux caféier, meley (Kunié), méjö (iaai), tija-tija (nengone)

Synonyms

Maba fasciculosa F.Muell.Diospyros ruminata (Hiern) Bakh.f.

Red List Status -

Least Concern (LC) , assessed in 08/12/2016

Protected species -

in Northern Province

Diospyros fasciculosa is an autochtonous tree/small tree of New Caledonia widespread in Grande Terre, the Loyauté islands and the Isle des Pins. Diospyros fasciculosa occurs in forest on various substrates at an altitudinal range 0 - 850 m asl. This species does not seem directly threatened. Diospyros fasciculosa is considered Least Concern (LC).

Geographical area


Diospyros fasciculosa is an autochtonous tree/small tree of New Caledonia widespread in Grande Terre, the Loyauté islands and the Isle des Pins.

Population


Population size is unknown. This species is common.

Habitat


Diospyros fasciculosa occurs in forest on various substrates at an altitudinal range 0 - 850 m asl.

Threats


This species does not seem directly threatened.

Conservation


Protected by lesgislation in Province Nord, this species occurs in one protected area: Parc zoologique et forestier Michel Corbasson

Bibliography


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

White F.; Vink W. 1993. Flore de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et dépendances. Volume 19: Ebenacaeae-Winteraceae.

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.

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.

Experts


Assessor(s): Schatz, G., Amice, R., Bruy, D., Butin, J., Cazé, H., Dumontet, V., Fleurot, D., Garnier, D., Hequet, V., Lowry, P., Suprin, B., Tanguy, V., Vandrot, H., Veillon, J.

Reviewer(s): Maura, J.

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


Geographical distribution