Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Gentianales Apocynaceae

Scientific Name: Pteralyxia macrocarpa
Species Authority: (Hbd.) K. Schum.
Common Name(s):
English Ridged Pteralyxia

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable C2a ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: An endemic to Oahu Island, where the species is scattered sparsely in the Waianae and Koolau Mts.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Moist forest up to 730 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Pteralyxia macrocarpa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33563A9787032. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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