Pritchardia affinis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Pritchardia affinis Becc.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A1ce+2bcde ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Gemmill, C.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Confined to an area stretching from South Kona to Punaluu. About 60 trees are known in the wild, although some of these might be aboriginal.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This tree is scattered in lowland open forest on the leeward coast and in inland gulches.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Severe damage is caused by rats and pigs. Regeneration is limited.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Gemmill, C. 1998. Pritchardia affinis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38641A10141295. . Downloaded on 22 November 2017.
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