Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Sapindales Rutaceae

Scientific Name: Melicope cruciata
Species Authority: (Heller) T.G. Hartley & B.C. Stone
Common Name(s):
English Cross-bearing Pelea

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct 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 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from a few collections, in Kaholuamanu and Mt. Waialeale on Kauai.
Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Population [top]

Population: It is now probably extinct.
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A small tree thought to be taken from boggy rainforest above 1,000 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Melicope cruciata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33664A9795088. . Downloaded on 05 October 2015.
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