Shorea acuminata

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Shorea acuminata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Dipterocarpaceae
Genus: Shorea
Species: S. acuminata
Binomial name
Shorea acuminata

Shorea acuminata (also called Dark Red Meranti, Light Red Meranti, or sometimes Red Lauan) is a species of plant in the Dipterocarpaceae family. It is endemic to Malaysia. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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  • Ashton, P. (1998). "Shorea acuminata". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 1998: e.T33921A9820713. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.1998.RLTS.T33921A9820713.en. Retrieved 22 December 2017.