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

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Background information

Melanesia and Southwest Pacific (2001)

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

Acacia spp.

*

 
 

*

 

1

3

3

3

2

2

3

 

Agathis macrophylla

*

 
 
 

2

1

1

1

1

3

2

3

 

Calophyllum spp.

*

*

 
 

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

3

 

Cordia subcordata

 
 

*

 

2

2

2

2

1

2

3

3

 

Diospyros .

 
 

*

 

2

2

2

2

2

3

2

 

Culturally important

Endospermum medullosum 

*

 
 
 

1

1

2

1

1

2

1

1

 

Pometia pinnata

*

 
 

*

2

1

2

1

3

2

2

1

 

Pterocarpus indicus

*

 

*

 

2

1

1

1

1

3

  2

1

 

Santalum spp.

 

*

*

 

1

1

1

1

1

2

1

1

 

Serianthes spp.

*

 
 
 

2

1

2

2

 
 
 
 
 

Syzygium spp.

*

 
 
 

3

2

2

2

3

2

3

2

 

Terminalia spp.

*

 
 

*

3

2

2

2

2

1

2

2

 

Toona spp. (sureni & ciliata)

*

 
 
 

2

1

2

2

2

3

2

3

 

Xanthostemon sp.

 
 
 
 

2

3

3

3

1

2

 
 
 

Introduced

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Gmelina arborea

*

 
 

*

 
 

3

3

 
 

2

2

 

Pinus caribaea

*

 
 
 
 
 

1

1

 
 

1

1

 

Santalum album

 

*

 
 
 
 

2

2

 
 

2

2

 

Swietenia macrophylla

*

 
 
 
 
 

1

1

 
 

1

1

 

Syzygium malaccense

*

 
 
 
 
 

3

3

 
 

2

2

 

Tectona grandis

*

 
 

*

 
 

2

2

 
 

2

2

 
last updated:  Thursday, July 12, 2007