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Makaha Valley Jackbean (Canavalia napaliensis)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 135744
  • Lifeform: Vine, Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Makaha Valley Jackbean (Canavalia napaliensis) located in the wild?

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Makaha Valley Jackbean can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Makaha Valley Jackbean (Canavalia napaliensis)?

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.

Conservation Actions

  • 01/01/2010

individuals in 3 current populations

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Taxon Canavalia napaliensis
Authority St. John
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 741
ITIS 501185
Duration Perennial
Common Names jack-bean | Makaha Valley jackbean | awikiwiki
Associated Scientific Names Canavalia napaliensis | Canavalia makahaensis | Canavalia nualoloensis
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships


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