Bouchon Tree 

Scientific Name:
Retrophyllum minor
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Bois Bouchon
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-IUCN: 1998
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
New Caledonia

Facts Summary:
The Bouchon Tree (Retrophyllum minor) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "plants" and found in the following area(s): New Caledonia. This species is also known by the following name(s): Bois Bouchon.

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