Cinnamomum spp. 
 
 
Group:
Plants
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, India, Peru, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Vietnam


Species/Common Names:
Cinnamomum balansae
Cinnamomum brevipedunculatum
Cinnamomum capparu-coronde
Cinnamomum chemungianum
Cinnamomum citriodorum
Cinnamomum filipedicellatum
Cinnamomum kanahirae
Cinnamomum kotoense
Cinnamomum litseifolium
Cinnamomum macrostemon
Cinnamomum mairei
Cinnamomum mathewsii
Cinnamomum mercadoi
Cinnamomum osmophloeum
Cinnamomum parviflorum
Cinnamomum perrottetii
Cinnamomum reticulatum
Cinnamomum riparium
Cinnamomum rivulorum
Cinnamomum walaiwarense

Facts Summary:
Cinnamomum is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, India, Peru, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Vietnam.

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Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Cinnamomum balansaeEN-IUCN1998Vietnam
2. Cinnamomum brevipedunculatumEN-IUCN1998China, Taiwan
3. Cinnamomum capparu-corondeVU-IUCN1998Sri Lanka
4. Cinnamomum chemungianumEN-IUCN1998India
5. Cinnamomum citriodorumEN-IUCN1998Sri Lanka
6. Cinnamomum filipedicellatumEN-IUCN1998India
7. Cinnamomum kanahiraeEN-IUCN1998China, Taiwan
8. Cinnamomum kotoenseCR-IUCN1998China, Taiwan
9. Cinnamomum litseifoliumVU-IUCN1998Sri Lanka
10. Cinnamomum macrostemonVU-IUCN1998China, Taiwan
11. Cinnamomum maireiEN-IUCN1998China
12. Cinnamomum mathewsiiVU-IUCN1998Peru
13. Cinnamomum mercadoiVU-IUCN1998Philippines
14. Cinnamomum osmophloeumVU-IUCN1998Taiwan
15. Cinnamomum parviflorumVU-IUCN1998Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti
16. Cinnamomum perrottetiiVU-IUCN1998India
17. Cinnamomum reticulatumVU-IUCN1998China, Taiwan
18. Cinnamomum ripariumVU-IUCN1998India
19. Cinnamomum rivulorumCR-IUCN1998Sri Lanka
20. Cinnamomum walaiwarenseCR-IUCN1998India

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