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Agathis lenticula

Tangilan
VU
Vulnerable
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2013
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SSN 46045
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Taxonomy

The taxonomic status is pending for approval

Description

Agathis lenticula is a coniferous tree that belongs to the family Araucariaceae. The species epithet is derived from Latin word, lenticularis meaning a double convex lens, which refers to the leaf shape. It can grow up to 45 m tall. The male cones are cylindrical measuring up to 4 cm long and 10 mm in diameter. Meanwhile, the female cones are spherical, measuring around 7 x 6 cm. It is endemic to Borneo, where it is distributed in mossy rainforest in Sabah at 1,140-1,680 m a.s.l. and Brunei. It is commonly called tangilan or tungilan by the Dusun ethnic (Yii, 1995).

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2013 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Vulnerable (VU)
3.1

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Mrs. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Species Citation :- Agathis lenticula. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/46045. [Retrieved 12 April 2024].

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