CPC Plant Profile: Lau-lihilihi
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Lau-lihilihi (Schiedea stellarioides)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 131523
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 09/28/2021

slightly erect to prostrate shrub

Participating Institutions
  • 01/01/2010

habitat degradation by feral ungulates (pigs and goats) direct destruction of plants by goats competition with the alien plants molasses grass and prickly Florida blackberry risk of extinction of the one remaining population from naturally occurr

  • 01/01/2010

possibly extinct 1 population 1 population of approximately 500 to 1,000 individuals

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Taxon Schiedea stellarioides
Authority H. Mann
Family Caryophyllaceae
CPC Number 3862
ITIS 20224
Common Names Lau-lihilihi | Ma'oli'oli
Associated Scientific Names Schiedea stellarioides | Schiedea stellarioides var. brevifolia | Schiedea stellarioides var. hillebrandii | Schiedea stellarioides var. implexoides | Schiedea stellarioides var. longifolia
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1

Ecological Relationships

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