Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Liliopsida Arecales Palmae

Scientific Name: Pritchardia napaliensis
Species Authority: H. St. John

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A1ce+2ce, B1+2abcde, C1+2a ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Gemmill, C.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Found along the Napali coast. Fewer than 90 individuals are left in the wild.
Countries occurrence:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A palm tree of moist lowland forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Regeneration is limited, mainly as a result of seed predation by rats and goats.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: A few trees exist within an enclosure but the fence is not secure. The species is listed under the US Endangered Species Act.

Citation: Gemmill, C. 1998. Pritchardia napaliensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T38651A10141858. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided