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Makou (Ranunculus mauiensis)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 135171
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

Where is Makou (Ranunculus mauiensis) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Makou can be found in Hawaii

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Taxon Ranunculus mauiensis
Authority A. Gray
Family Ranunculaceae
CPC Number 9673
ITIS 18655
Duration Perennial
Common Names Awa-kanaloa Buttercup | Makou
Associated Scientific Names Ranunculus mauiensis
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S2
Ecological Relationships


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