The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Syzygium travancoricum


Common Name/s
Travancore syzygium (proposed)
Kerala, India
Last Record
Rediscovered in
2008 or before
IUCN status
[url=]Critically Endangered[/url]
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[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
CAMP Workshops on Medicinal Plants, India (January 1997). 1998. Syzygium travancoricum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31202A9612226. Downloaded on 25 November 2017.
Emanoil, M. (ed.) 1994. Encyclopedia of endangered species. IUCN - The World Conservation Union. Gale Research International Ltd.
Giby Kuriakose, Palatty Allesh Sinu and K. R. Shivanna. (2018). Floral traits predict pollination syndrome in [i]Syzygium[/i] species: a study on four endemic species of the Western Ghats, India. Australian Journal of Botany 66(7): 575-582. [[url=]Abstract[/url]]
Mesta, D. K., et al. (2008). [url=]Discovery of two critically endangered tree species and issues related to relic forests of the Western Ghats[/url]. The Open Conservation Biology Journal 2: 1-8.
Molur, S et al. (eds). 1995. Conservation assessment and management plan (CAMP) for selected species of medicinal plants of southern India.
Nayar, M.P. and Sastry, A.R.K. (eds) 1987. Red Data Book of Indian Plants. Vol. 1. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
Ramesh, B.R. and Pascal, J.-P. 1997. Atlas of endemics of the Western Ghats (India). Distribution of tree species in the evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. Institut Français de Pondichéry.