Hoya vitiensis Turrill

Hoya vitiensis


Fiji: Vanua Levu, Viti Levu

local names:

wa dra – Viti Levu / Fiji
wa tabua damudamu – Viti Levu / Fiji


This species is supposed to be endemic to the Fijian Islands, where it is known from Vanua Levu and Viti Levu, however, this or a very similar species also occurs on some of the Samoan Islands. [1]



[1] Albert C. Smith: Flora Vitiensis Nova: A new flora of Fiji (Spermatophytes only). Vol. 4. Lawai, Kauai, Hawaii 1988


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