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Cedrela fissilis (Cedar) is a species of tree in the family Meliaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is listed as endangered by IUCN and in CITES Appendix III. Cedar is native to Rio Grande do Sul, Pará, Pernambuco, Piauí, Maranhao, Paraná, Tocantins, Rondônia, Amazônia, Mato Grosso, Mata Atlântica, Sergipe, Bahia, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais, Santa Catarina, Ceará, Distrito Federal, Espirito Santo, Amazônia, Alagoas, Goiás, Cerrado, Mato Grosso do Sul, Acre (Brazil), and the Neotropics. It has compound, broad leaves. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 32 m.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_III
  • Definition: Appendix III is a list of species included at the request of a Party that already regulates trade in the species and that needs the cooperation of other countries to prevent unsustainable or illegal exploitation. International trade in specimens of species listed in this Appendix is allowed only on presentation of the appropriate permits or certificates. (See Article V of the Convention)
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/18087/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Cedar. View this species on GBIF