Taxonomy

Diospyros flavocarpa (Vieill. ex P.Parm.) F.White
endemique
protegee
UICN

Common name :

Cee hnook (Nemi Est)

Synonyms

Cargillia flavocarpa Vieill. ex P.Parm.

Red List Status -

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

Protected species -

in Northern Province

Diospyros flavocarpa is an endemic small tree of New Caledonia widespread in central and north-east Grande Terre and Belep islands. It occurs in humid and mesophilous forest on volcano-sedimentary and ultramafic substrate at an altitudinal range 30 - 1,100 m asl. This species does not seem directly threatened. Diospyros flavocarpa is considered Least Concern (LC).

Geographical area


Diospyros flavocarpa is an endemic small tree of New Caledonia widespread in north-east Grande Terre and Belep islands.

Population


Population size is unknown.

Habitat


It occurs in humid and mesophilous forest on volcano-sedimentary and ultramafic substrate at an altitudinal range 30 - 1,100 m asl.

Threats


This species does not seem directly threatened.

Conservation


This species is protected by legislation in Province Nord but not in Province Sud. It occurs in one protected area: Mont Panié

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.

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

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

Reviewer(s): Maura, J.

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


Geographical distribution