Pritchardia lanigera 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Pritchardia lanigera
Species Authority: Becc.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Gemmill, C.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Restricted to the Kohala Mts. on Oahu Island.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This small palm tree occurs in dense rainforest on a flat, boggy plateau between 1,000 and 2,000 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Subpopulations are in decline and there is limited regeneration. Habitat degradation caused by pigs is the major threat to the species.

Citation: Gemmill, C. 1998. Pritchardia lanigera. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38648A10141682. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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