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Hernandia nukuhivensis
Hernandia nukuhivensis

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NTBG Plant Name:
Hernandia nukuhivensis
Barcode:
PTBG1000007500
Specimen ID:
039466
Collector ID:
9113
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
July 17, 2003
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
P, PAP, US
Observers:
Liloa Dunn, K. R. Wood, Toti Teikiehuupoo
Region:
Polynesia
Country:
PF
Island Group:
MARQUESAS ISLANDS
Island:
Ua Pou
State:
UA-POU COMMUNE
Elevation:
340
Locality:
Anakooma river valley just ESE of Oave peak.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Canopy tree reaching 20 m x 1 m dbh, bark brown, warty. Leaves with green petiole and blade, midrib pale green. Fallen fruit with fleshy dark pink cup completely enclosing single black, ribbed beaked seed.Regenerating abundantly. Localized population along stream, c. 340-370 m.
Ancillary: Seed:
Yes
Ancillary: DNA:
Yes
Habitat:
Secondary wet forest along stream.
Associated Species:
Inocarpus fagifer dominant, also Pandanus, Hernandia nukuhivensis, Cocos, Hibiscus tiliaceus, Musa, Cyclophyllum, Glochidion and Mangifera with understory of ferns and Coffea arabica.
Date of Record Creation:
July 20, 2011
Date of Last Update:
May 24, 2022

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