• Corpus ID: 85756738

The conservation of Peninsular Malaysian Geostachys (Zingiberaceae).

  title={The conservation of Peninsular Malaysian Geostachys (Zingiberaceae).},
  author={Kah Hoo Lau},
  journal={The Gardens' Bulletin, Singapore},
  • K. Lau
  • Published 2014
  • Environmental Science
  • The Gardens' Bulletin, Singapore
There are currently 15 species of Geostachys in Peninsular Malaysia of which 13 are hyper endemic to their localities. Four taxa are categorised as Endangered, eight as Vulnerable and one each as Near Threatened, Least Concern and Data Deficient. Maps showing the Extent of Occurrence and Area of Occupancy for each species are included. Key issues and recommendations on conservation measures, particularly with respect to ecotourism, are discussed. 
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