Cyrtandra nanawaleensis •
October 20, 2009.  Keauohana Forest Reserve.  Cyrtandra nanawaleensis.

Cyrtandra nanawaleensis

Cyrtandra nanawaleensis NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.

ITIS Reports — Cyrtandra nanawaleensis ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.Cyrtandra (New Latin, from Greek κυρτόςkyrtós, “curved”, and ἀνήρanḗr, “male”, in reference to their prominently curved stamens) is a genus of flowering plants containing about 600 species, with more being discovered often,and is thus the largest genus in the family Gesneriaceae. Therefore this plant will remain on the endangered list.The plants may be small herbsvinesshrubsepiphytes, or trees. The genus is characterized in part by having two stamens, and most species have white flowers, with a few red-, orange-, yellow-, and pink-flowered species known. Almost all species live in rainforest

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Detailed information
Full Name: haiwale (Cyrtandra nanawaleensis)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Flowering Plants
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Endangered 11/29/2013 Pacific Region (Region 1) Wherever found
  • States/US Territories in which the haiwale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
  • US Counties in which the haiwale, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
No recovery information is available for the haiwale.
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