CPC Plant Profile: Membranaceous Schiedea
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Membranaceous Schiedea (Schiedea membranacea)

Description
  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 152783
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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Updates
  • 01/01/2010

exotics goats rats spider mites habitat degradation by feral ungulates (mule deer, goats, and pigs) competition with alien plants species landslides

  • 01/01/2010

ca 50-100 individuals total in 2-3 populations on Kauai individuals in 3 current populations known from six current populations with 200 to 250 individuals

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Nomenclature
Taxon Schiedea membranacea
Authority H. St. John
Family Caryophyllaceae
CPC Number 3855
ITIS 20217
USDA SCME2
Common Names Membranaceous Schiedea | papery schiedea
Associated Scientific Names Schiedea membranacea
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Habitat

typically found on cliffs and cliff bases in a wide variety of mesic to wet habitats between 1,700 and 3,800 ft. elevation

Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Reintroduction
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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