Species fact sheet

Aiphanes grandis

Aiphanes grandis

Status: Endangered (EN)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Finn Borchsenius, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Hugo Mogollon, Finding Species, Ecuador

Asterogyne yaracuyense

Asterogyne yaracuyense

Status: Critically endangered (CR B1 + 2c)

Scientific Contributor
Dr. Fred W. Stauffer, Conservatory and Botanic Gardens of Geneva, Switzerland.

Attalea crassispatha

Attalea crassispatha

Status: Critically Endangered

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Scott Zona, FTBG

Balaka macrocarpa

Status: Critically Endangered

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Scott Zona, FTBG.

Carpoxylon macrospermum

Carpoxylon macrospermum

Status: Critically Endangered

Scientific Contributors
Mr. Jean Michel Dupuyoo, Jardin d'Oiseaux Tropicaux, Conservatoire Biologique Tropical, 83250 La Londe, France.
Dr. Scott Zona, Center for Tropical Plant Conservation, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 11935 Old Cutler Road, Miami, Florida 33156 USA.

Ceroxylon sasaimae

Ceroxylon sasaimae

Status: Critically Endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Gloria Galeano, Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Sede Bogotá, Colombia.

Chamaedorea alternans

Chamaedora alternans

Status: Currently not internationally listed, listed as threatened in Mexico

Scientific Contributors
Christine D. Bacon, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado, USA

Chamaedorea tuerckheimii

Status: not listed by but likely to be Critically Endangered

Scientific Contributors
Christine D. Bacon, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado, USA.

Coccothrinax borhidiana

Coccothrinax borhidiana

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Angela Leiva Sánchez, Jardín Botánico Nacional, Cuba.

Copernicia fallaensis

Copernicia_fallaensis

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Raúl Verdecia Pérez, Las Tunas Botanic Garden, Cuba.

Cryosophila williamsii

Cryosophila williamsii

Status: Extinct in the Wild

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Scott Zona, FTBG.

Daemonorops unijuga

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.

Dypsis eriostachys

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.

Dypsis sanctaemariae

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.

Dypsis trapezoidea

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.

Geonoma epetiolata

Geonoma epetiolata

Status: Not listed, but likely to be Vulnerable according to IUCN Red List criteria

Scientific Contributors
Robin L. Chazdon, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut.
Juan Pablo Arroyo, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut.

Geonoma tenuissima

Geonoma tenuissima

Status: Critically Endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Finn Borchsenius, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark.
Hugo Mogollon, Finding Species, Ecuador.

Lemurophoenix halleuxii

Lemurophoenix halleuxii

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.

Lepidorrhachis mooreana

Lepidorrhachis mooreana

Status: Not Evaluated in IUCN Red List. Vulnerable according to Dowe in Johnson (1996). Preliminary evaluation based on IUCN 2001 criteria: Endangered (EN B1a,bv)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Tony Auld, New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service, Australia.
Mr. Ian Hutton, Lord Howe Island, Australia.
Dr. Alison Shapcott, University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Dr. William J. Baker, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK.

Livistona lanuginosa

Livistona lanuginosa

Status: Vulnerable (Dowe 1998; Rodd 1998; Henderson 2002)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Leslie Dowe, Australian Centre for Tropical Freshwater Research, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia.

Medemia argun

Medemia argun

Status: Endangered (Johnson 1996)

Scientific Contributors
Mr. Haitham Ibrahim, South Valley University, Aswan, Egypt.
Dr. William J. Baker, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK.

Neoveitchia brunnea

Neoveitchia brunnea

Status: Threatened

Scientific Contributors
Mr. Jean-Michel Dupuyoo, Jardin d'Oiseaux Tropicaux, Conservatoire Biologique Tropical, France.

Pelagodoxa henryana

Pelagodoxa henryana

Status: Extinct in the wild (EW)

Scientific Contributors
Melany H. Chapin, Ph.D., Bishop Museum Research Associate, Hawaii, USA.
John L. Dowe, Ph.D., Australian Centre for Tropical Freshwater Research, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811 Australia.

Pritchardia aylmer-robinsoni

Pritchardia alymer-obinsoni

Status: US Federally Listed as Endangered (E); (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Melany H. Chapin, Ph.D., Bishop Museum Research Associate, Hawaii, USA.

Pritchardia munroi

Pritchardia munroi

Status: US Federally Listed as Endangered (E); (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Melany H. Chapin, Ph.D., Bishop Museum Research Associate, Hawaii, USA.
Mike Maunder, Ph.D., Center for Tropical Plant Conservation, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, USA.

Pritchardia viscosa

Pritchardia viscosa

Status: US Federally Listed as Endangered (E); (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Melany H. Chapin, Ph.D., Bishop Museum Research Associate, Hawaii, USA.
Mike Maunder, Ph.D., Center for Tropical Plant Conservation, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, USA.

Solfia samoensis

Solfia samoensis

Status: Data deficient

Scientific Contributors
Dr. Scott Zona, FTBG.

Voanioala gerardii

Voaniola gerardii

Status: Critically endangered (CR)

Scientific Contributors
Dr. John Dransfield, Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AE, UK.
Mijoro Rakotoarinivo, c/o Kew House, Lot II J 131 B, Ambodivoanjo Ivandry Antananarivo 101, Madagascar.