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`Akoko (Euphorbia kuwaleana)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Euphorbiaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 157902
  • Lifeform: Tree, Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

erect shrub

Where is `Akoko (Euphorbia kuwaleana) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

`Akoko can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve `Akoko (Euphorbia kuwaleana)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Euphorbia kuwaleana
Authority (Degener & Sherff) Degener & I. Degener
Family Euphorbiaceae
CPC Number 7607
ITIS 195978
Duration Perennial
Common Names 'akoko | 'ekoko | Koko | 'koko Malei
Associated Scientific Names Chamaesyce kuwaleana | Euphorbia kuwaleana
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships


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