CPC Plant Profile: Kauai Hesperomannia
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Plant Profile

Kauai Hesperomannia (Hesperomannia lydgatei)

Description
  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 150723
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 09/28/2021

small tree

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Updates
  • 01/01/2010

competition from alien plants small numbers of individuals feral pigs

  • 01/01/2010

50-100 individuals total in 2 populations on Kauai 4 populations totaling 90-100 individuals

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Nomenclature
Taxon Hesperomannia lydgatei
Authority C. Forbes
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 2230
ITIS 38779
USDA HELY
Common Names Kauai Hesperomannia | Kauai island-aster
Associated Scientific Names Hesperomannia lydgatei
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Habitat

grow along tributaries of streams

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
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