Flueggea neowawraea


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Flueggea neowawraea
Species Authority: W. Hayden

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known from approximately 13 populations in north-west Kauai, the Waianae Mts. on Oahu, Molokai, where the one specimen known has died, the south-west slope of Haleakala on Maui and the Kona coast on Hawaii.
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Population [top]

Population: The total population comprises of fewer than 50 individuals.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A large forest tree.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The decline in numbers has mainly been caused by the black twig borer (Xylosandrus compactus).

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species is listed on the US Endangered Species Act.

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Flueggea neowawraea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 31 August 2015.
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