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Pleomele forbesii

(Forbes' Dracaena)

Overview

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Endangered

Threat status

Common Names

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Common Names in English:

Forbes' Dracaena, Waianae Range Hala Pepe

Description

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Physical Description

Habit: Tree , Subshrub

Habitat

Biome: Terrestrial [1].

Ecology: The main subpopulation is found in various lowland forest types. [1].

Biology

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Reproduction

Duration: Perennial

Taxonomy

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Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name . Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 15-Mar-2000

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Pleomele

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 9 species, subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars in this genus:

P. aurea (Golden Hala Pepe) · P. auwahiensis (Maui Hala Pepe) · P. fernaldii (Lanai Hala Pepe) · P. forbesii (Forbes' Dracaena) · P. halapepe (Royal Hala Pepe) · P. hawaiiensis (Hala Pepe) · P. reflexa (Malaysian Dracaena) · P. reflexa 'Song of Jamaica' (Song of Jamaica) · P. reflexa 'Variegata' (Variegata Song of India)

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Further Reading

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Notes

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal November 21, 2007:

Identifiers

Footnotes

  1. World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Pleomele forbesii. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 04 February 2012. [back]
Last Revised: 2014-05-07