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Kalalau Remya (Remya montgomeryi)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 160085
  • Lifeform: Shrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

small perennial shrubs

Where is Kalalau Remya (Remya montgomeryi) located in the wild?


steep cliffs which receive much moisture



States & Provinces:

Kalalau Remya can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Kalalau Remya (Remya montgomeryi)?

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Conservation Actions

  • 01/01/2010

grazing by feral and domesticated animals trampling and rooting by feral and domesticated animals competition from exotic plants limited gene pool may reduce reproductive vigor

  • 01/01/2010

< 20 individuals in 1 population (type locality) in Kalalau Valley, Kauai individuals in 1 population known from a single population of < 50 individuals

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Taxon Remya montgomeryi
Authority W.L. Wagner & D.R. Herbst
Family Asteraceae
CPC Number 7628
ITIS 196322
Duration Perennial
Common Names Kalalau Remya | Kalalau Valley remya
Associated Scientific Names Remya montgomeryi
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships


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