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NTBG Plant Name:
Pritchardia perlmanii
Barcode:
PTBG1000055306
Specimen ID:
071722
Collector ID:
8091
Collector Name:
K. R. Wood
Collection Date:
December 16, 1999
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Mark Query
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Hanalei District
Elevation:
634
Locality:
Lumahai, very back of valley, above 1600 ft falls.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
3.5 m tall, 15 cm dbh, medium brown with moss, 12-15 leaves dark green above, silver-whitish lepidia below, with mature and immature fruit, ca 10 trees around site [at this point I estimate 100 above 1600 ft falls
Habitat:
Metrosideros lowland wet forest.
Associated Species:
w/ Antidesma platyphyllum var. hillebrandii, Syzygium sandwicensis, Cheirodendron platyphyllum, Ilex anomala. Understory: Dubautia knudsenii, Psychotria mariniana, P. hexandra, Psychotria wawrae, Hedyotis terminalis, Meli, Diplazium sandwichianum , Dicranopteris linearis, Sadleria spp. Cibotium spp.
Comments:
Based on field book, collection date changed from 12/17/1999 to 12/16/1999 - 23 November Tim Flynn K. R. Wood Accession Data NTBG Project: Lumahai [KSBE] Date: 16--18 Dec 1999 Island: Kaua'i Origin: Lumahai: very back of valley; above 1600 ft falls 22° 06. N 159° 30. W Elevation: 2000--2080 ft Species Name: Pritchardia perlmanii Collector #: K. R. Wood 8091 Individual Tag: no Co-Collectors: M. Query Photo: yes Seed/Cuttings/Other: seed [ten] Description of Plant: 3.5 m tall; 15 cm diameter at base; caudex medium brown with moss; 12--15 leaves per crown; leaves dark green above, below with silver-white lepidia DBH: 15 cm Flowers: perfect Substrate: brown soil with gray, silty clay Aspect: north Slope: moderate [10 °] Closure: 50 % of the day in direct sun [potentially] Moisture: wet Topography: ridges and drainages Phenology: mature and immature fruit Vigor: normal Frequency: ca 10 trees around site [at this point I estimate 100 above 1600 ft falls Population Structure: Mature: 10 Immature: 0 Seedling: 0 Population Area: 1000 sq m Natural Community: Metrosideros lowland wet forest Associated Species: Canopy: Antidesma platyphyllum var. hillebrandii, Syzygium sandwicensis, Cheirodendron platyphyllum, Ilex anomala Understory: Dubautia knudsenii, Psychotria mariniana, P. hexandra, Psychotria wawrae, Hedyotis terminalis, Melicope spp. Ground Cover: Diplazium sandwichianum , Dicranopteris linearis, Sadleria spp. Cibotium spp, Major Threats: goats, pigs, rats, landslides, Sphaeropteris cooperi, Mariscus meyenianus, Juncus planifolius, Schizachyrium condensatum, Setaria gracilis, Erigeron karvinskianus, Pluchea symphytifolia, Clidemia hirta, Melastoma candidum, Rubus rosifolius Comments: ca 100 above 1600 ft falls
Date of Last Update:
May 24, 2022

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