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Diospyros leucomelas  Poir.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 896263

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyEbenaceae  – ebony  
                               GenusDiospyros L. – persimmons  
                                  SpeciesDiospyros leucomelas Poir.  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Kew family checklist, 2011, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, botanical information system at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, available at   
  Reference for: Diospyros leucomelas   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): CITES   
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Appendix III   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Notification to the Parties, no. 2011/039   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via CITES Secretariat at   
  Reference for: Diospyros leucomelas   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Richardson, I. B. K.   
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notes on Diospyros (Ebenaceae) in the Mascarene Islands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Kew Bulletin, vol. 34, no. 4   
  Page(s): 723-735   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0075-5974   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Diospyros leucomelas   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: CITES: Added to Appendix III by Madagascar, added in accordance with CITES Article XVI, paragraph 1, effective December 22, 2011  



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