Species identified as high, global, regional and/or national priority

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Caribbean, Central America, Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador (2001)

SPECIES
End use of species
Operations / Activities
REMARKS
Exploration & collection
Evaluation
Conservation
Germplasm use
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Albizia guachepele

*

 

*

 

3

3

 

2

1

2

3

2

PVT, PGT established. Vegetative propagation studies

Alnus acuminata

*

 
 

*

1

1

1

3

1

1

1

1

PVT, PGT, in situ seed stands established

Astronium graveolens

*

 

*

 

2

2

3

2

1

1

3

1

PGT established. Not planted extensively

Bombacopsis quinata

*

 
 
 

1

2

1

1

1

1

2

1

PVT,PGT in progress. SO established. Vegetative propagation. (E) in most parts of range

Callophyllum brasilense

*

 

*

 

3

2

3

2

2

2

3

2

Not planted extensively

Carapa guianensis

*

 
 
 

3

2

3

2

2

2

3

2

Not planted extensively

Cedrela odorata

*

 
 
 

1

1

1

1

1

1

3

1

PVT, PGT, VP, E in most parts of range.

Cedrela tonduzzi

*

 
 
 

3

2

3

 

2

2

3

2

(E) in most parts of range

Cordia alliodora

*

 
 

*

1

1

 
 

2

2

2

1

PVT, PGT, CLT, SO, VP. Breeding systems studies completed

Cupressus lusitanica

*

 
 
 

2

1

 

2

2

 

2

2

Ex situ seed stands established. Local PVT,PGT

Dalbergia retusa

*

 

*

 

2

2

3

2

2

2

3

2

PGT established. Not planted extensively

Diphysa robinioides

 
 

*

*

3

2

3

 

2

2

3

2

Not planted extensively

Enterolubium cyclocarpum

*

 

*

*

2

1

3

3

2

2

2

2

Seed stands established

Eucalyptus citriodora

*

 

*

 
 

2

 

3

2

 

3

2

 

Eucalyptus deglupta

*

 

*

 
 

1

 

1

1

 

2

1

PVT, PGT, SO.

Eucalyptus grandis

*

 

*

 
 

1

 

1

1

 

2

1

PVT, PGT, SO.

Gliricidia sepium

 
 

*

*

1

1

2

2

2

2

2

2

PVT, in situ and ex situ stands and SO established

Guazuma ulmifolia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hyeronima alchorneoides

*

 

*

 

2

2

3

2

2

2

3

2

Not planted extensively

Hymeaea courbaril

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leucaena leucocephala

 
 

*

*

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

PVT in progress. SO

Pinus caribaea var. hondurensis

*

*

 
 

1

1

3

 

1

1

1

1

PVT, PGT, in situ and ex situ seed stands established

Pinus maximinoi

*

*

 
 

2

2

3

 
 
 

3

3

PVT in progress

P. oocarpa

*

*

 
 

2

2

3

 

1

1

1

1

PVT, in situ seed stands, ex situ conservation stands established

P. tecunumanii

*

*

 
 

1

1

3

 

1

1

1

1

PVT, PGT, in situ and ex situ seed stands established

P. pseudostrobus/tenuifolia

*

 
 

*

2

2

3

 

1

 

3

2

PVT in progress. (E) in parts of range

Pthecellobium saman

*

 

*

*

3

3

3

2

3

 

3

3

Not planted extensively

Samanea saman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sideroxylon capiri

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simaruba glauca

*

 

*

 

2

2

3

2

2

2

3

2

Not planted extensively

Swietenia humilis

*

 
 
 

2

2

3

2

1

2

2

1

PGT, SO established. Not planted extensively

Swietenia macrophylla

*

 
 
 

1

1

1

1

1

1

3

1

PVT, PGT established, genetic variability studies in progress, VP. E in most parts of range

Swietenia mahagoni

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tabebuia donnel-smithii

*

 
 

*

2

2

3

2

2

2

 

2

Not planted extensively

Tabebuia rosea

*

 

*

*

1

1

1

1

1

1

3

1

Restricted prov. collections

Tectona grandis

*

 

*

 
 

1

 

1

 
 

1

1

Restricted genetic base. PVT required, VP, seed stands and SSO established

Terminalia amazonia

*

 
 
 

2

2

3

2

2

2

2

2

Ex situ seed stands established. Not planted extensively

Virola koschnyi

*

 
 

*

2

2

3

2

2

2

2

2

Ex situ seed stands established. Not planted extensively

Vochysia quatemalensis

*

 
 

*

1

1

1

1

1

3

2

1

PVT, PGT and SO established. Veg. propagation studies


*** Species withdrawn from the 1999 list

*** Species added to the 1999 list

last updated:  Friday, August 3, 2007