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

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Melanesia (2003)

SPECIES End use of species Operations / Activities REMARKS
Exploration & collection Evaluation Conservation Germplasm use
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Acacia spp.

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*

 

1

3

3

3

2

2

3

A. auriculiformis, A. crassicarpa, A. mangium, A. peregrina, A. richii and A. spirorbis

Agathis macrophylla

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2

1

1

1

1

3

2

3

Other priority species include A. labillardierii, A. lanceolata, A. moorei, A. ovata, A. robusta ssp. nesophila, A. spathulata and A. silbae

Calophyllum spp.

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*

 

 

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

3

Regional priority species: C. inophyllum, C. neo-ebudicum and C. peekelii

Cordia subcordata

 

 

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2

2

2

2

1

2

3

3

 

Diospyros spp.

 

 

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2

2

2

2

2

3

2

 

Important species include D. hebecarpa, D. elliptic, D. major, D. samoensis and D. aff. ferrea

Endospermum medullosum

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1

1

2

1

1

2

1

1

Other priority species include E. macrophyllum and E. robbieanum

Intsia bijuga

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*

 

2

1

1

2

1

3

2

2

 

Pometia pinnata

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*

2

1

2

1

3

2

2

1

 

Pterocarpus indicus

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*

 

2

1

1

1

1

3

2

1

 

Santalum spp.

 

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*

 

1

1

1

1

1

2

1

1

Priority species are S. austrocaledonicum, S. macgregorii and S. yasi

last updated:  Thursday, July 12, 2007