Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Apiales Araliaceae

Scientific Name: Polyscias sandwicensis
Species Authority: (A.Gray) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett
Reynoldsia sandwicensis A.Gray
Taxonomic Source(s): Lowry II, P.P. and Plunkett, G.M. 2010. Recircumscription of Polyscias (Araliaceae) to include six related genera, with a new infrageneric classification and a synopsis of species. Plant Diversity and Evolution 128(1-2): 55-84.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/near threatened 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 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Niihau, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Maui and Hawaii Islands.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A variable species of dry to occasionally moist forest up to 800 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Polyscias sandwicensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33683A9796374. . Downloaded on 08 October 2015.
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