Common name :Wadratha (drehu), mèèpörö (xârâcùù)
SynonymsBarrotia macrocarpa (Vieill.) Brongn. • Pandanus gibberosus H. St. John
Red List Status -Least Concern (LC) , assessed in 09/06/2017
Protected species -in Northern Province
Pandanus macrocarpus is an endemic shrub of New Caledonia with a scatterred distribution in Grande Terre (south, centre and north-east) and is also found in Loyalty Islands (Lifou and Maré) and Ies des Pins. P. macrocarpus occurs in dense humid forests and mangroves on volcano-sedimentary rocks, calcareous and ultramafic rocks up to 350 m asl. Its extent of occurrence (EOO) and area of occupancy (AOO) are 42,472 and 84 km², respectively. P. macrocarpus does not seem directly threatened and is considered Least Concern (LC).
P. macrocarpus is an endemic shrub of New Caledonia with a scatterred distribution and is also found in Loyalty islands (Lifou and Maré) and Iles des Pins.
The population size is unknown.
Pandanus macrocarpus occurs in dense humid forest and mangrove on volcano-sedimentary, calcareous and ultramafic rocks up to 350 m asl.
This species does not seem threatened but some subpopulations may be impacted by fire and mining activities: Goro(SLN).
P. macrocarpus is protected by legislation in province Nord. This species is found in four protected areas: Rivière bleue, Haute Yaté, Haute Dumbéa, la Dumbéa.
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Assessor(s): Amice, R., Barrabé, L., Cazé, H., Chambrey, C., Garnier, D., Hequet, V., Letocart, D., Letocart, I.
Reviewer(s): Callmander, M.
Facilitator(s): Warimavute, G., Maura, J., Tanguy, V.