Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Pritchardia munroi
Species Authority: Rock

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A2ce, D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Gemmill, C.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1978 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: A single wild tree remains on the leeward side of Molokai Island. A second immature individual may exist.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Dry shrubland.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: A fence has been erected to keep feral pigs and goats out of the immediate area. The species is listed as endangered under the US Endangered Species Act.

Citation: Gemmill, C. 1998. Pritchardia munroi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38650A10141788. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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