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Cyanea asarifolia 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Campanulales Campanulaceae

Scientific Name: Cyanea asarifolia H.St.John
Taxonomic Source(s): Wagner, W.L., Herbst, D.R. and Lorence, D.H. 2005 onwards. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands website. Available at: http://botany.si.edu/pacificislandbiodiversity/hawaiianflora/index.htm.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered D ver 3.1
Year Published: 2003
Date Assessed: 2003-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bruegmann, M.M. & Caraway, V.
Reviewer(s): Maunder, M. (Plant Conservation Committee) & Pollock, C.M. (Red List Programme Office)
Justification:
Cyanea asarifolia is endemic to the island of Kauai, Hawaii. It is known from one population, totaling seven individuals. Threats include landslides, invertebrates, humans, possibly pigs, weeds and rats.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Cyanea asarifolia is endemic to the Hawaiian Islands. It occurs at Blue Hole on Kauai.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Decreasing
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Wet shrubland on steep slopes.
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats include landslides, invertebrates, humans, possibly pigs, weeds and rats.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Federally and state listed as endangered.

Citation: Bruegmann, M.M. & Caraway, V. 2003. Cyanea asarifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: e.T44100A10855390. . Downloaded on 23 September 2017.
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