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NTBG Plant Name:
Kokia kauaiensis
Barcode:
PTBG1000010105
Specimen ID:
003771
Collector ID:
6301
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
November 30, 1988
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Determiner:
David H. Lorence 1989
Observers:
K. R. Wood, John H. R. Plews
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HAWAII
County:
Kauai County
District:
Waimea District
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree 16 m tall X 30 cm in diam. (reaches 60 cm.), bark smooth pale brownish gray w/ low transverse ridges. Leaves dark green with red veins. Floral bract & calyx drying brown, capsule red drying brown, seeds dark brown. Fairly large population on lower parts of north slope and ridges. Substantial regeneration noted, many juveniles. Seed collected for CPC.
Habitat:
Mixed mesophytic forest.
Associated Species:
Metrosideros, Acacia koa, Pouteria, Diospyros spp., Nesgegis, Pleomele, with Aleurites in valley bottom along now dry stream bed.
Date of Record Creation:
September 14, 2011
Date of Last Update:
July 13, 2015

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