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Shorea palosapis (called, along with some other species in the genus Shorea, Philippine Mahogany or White Lauan) is a species of plant in the Dipterocarpaceae family. It is endemic to the Philippines. It is threatened by habitat loss which stems from recent human involvement in its natural habitat.

Shorea palosapis
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S. palosapis
Binomial name
Shorea palosapis
(Blanco) Merr.
Synonyms
  • Shorea squamata (Turcz.) Benth. & Hook.f. ex DC.

SourcesEdit

  • Ashton, P. (1998). "Shorea palosapis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 1998: e.T33143A9762340. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1998.RLTS.T33143A9762340.en. Retrieved 22 December 2017.