|Scientific Name:||Melicope mucronulata|
|Species Authority:||(H.St. John) T.G.Hartley & B.C.Stone|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Critically Endangered B1+2c, C2b, D ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||World Conservation Monitoring Centre|
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||Known from the southern slope of Haleakala on East Maui, and from Kupaia Gulch on Molokai.|
Native:United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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|Population:||On East Maui, the species is kKnown from three collections taken in 1920. On Molokai, it is known from a single collection taken in 1985. The Maui population is likely to be extinct. The population on Molokai consists of just three individuals.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A small tree of dryland forest.|
|Major Threat(s):||Goats are evidently browsing the trees and there is an immediate threat of invasion by molasses grass.|
|Conservation Actions:||It is listed in the annex of the US Endangered Species Act.|
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). 1997. Recovery Plan for the Maui Plant Cluster. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Portland, Oregon.
Wagner, W., Herbst, D. and Sohmer, S. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawaii. University of Hawaii Press, Bishop Museum Press, Honolulu.
|Citation:||World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Melicope mucronulata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T33672A9801758.Downloaded on 25 July 2017.|