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NTBG Plant Name:
Polyscias racemosa
Barcode:
PTBG1000064935
Specimen ID:
077852
Collector ID:
AMW338
Collector Name:
Adam M. Williams
Collection Date:
January 26, 2017
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Kaili Kosaka
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Kawaihau District
Locality:
Nounou Mountain Forest Reserve, adjacent to Wailua River. Along SW side of Nounou Trail West, hanging over trail
Elevation:
293m
Num Duplicates:
Yes
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
One tree approximately 5m tall, healthy and leafed out. Plat is leaning slightly over trail, has two infructescences that are mostly senesced, no flowers. Leaves are dark green above and densely white pubescent below and on rachis. New growth is densely white pubescent, becoming glabrate on adaxial surface as it matures. Fruit is also pubescent.
Ancillary: DNA:
Yes
Aspect:
North
Slope:
Moderate
Closure:
Scattered
Plant Height:
5
Moisture:
Mesic
Topography:
Mid-Slope
Habit:
Tree
Phenology:
Senesced infructescences
Agestructure:
% Mat
Vigor:
Vigor
Frequency:
Rare
Population Size:
Actual
Population Area:
5-10 m2
Habitat:
Moderate N facing midlsope in mostly secondary forest, with very few remnants of native vegetation in the area.
Associated Species:
Acacia koaia, Metrosideros polymorpha var. glaberrima, Hibiscus clayi, Psidium cattleianum, Pandanus tectorius, Grevillea robusta, Schinus terebinthifolius.
Comments:
One of three wild trees known to survive on Nounou Mountain of this species
Date of Record Creation:
November 13, 2018
Date of Last Update:
September 24, 2019

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