Tag Archives: Gesneriaceae

Cyrtandra futunae Kraenzl.

Cyrtandra futunae

Distribution:

Wallis & Futuna: Alofi, Futuna

local name:

suka – Futuna / Wallis & Futuna

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References:

[1] Harold St. John; Albert C. Smith: The Vascular Plants of the Horne and Wallis Islands. Pacific Science 25(3): 313-348. 1971

Cyrtandra amicta A. C. Sm.

Cyrtandra amicta

Distribution:

Fiji: Viti Levu

local names: –

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References:

[1] Albert C. Smith: Flora Vitiensis Nova: A new flora of Fiji (Spermatophytes only). Vol. 5. Lawai, Kauai, Hawaii 1991

Cyrtandra lysiocepala (A. Gray) C. B. Clarke

Cyrtandra lysiocepala

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Hawai’i

local names: –

Cyrtandra campanulata Reinecke

Cyrtandra campanulata

Distribution:

Samoa: Savai’i, ‘Upolu

local names: –

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This species may be extinct, it was last collected in 1905. [1]

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References:

[1] Art Whistler: Biodiversity Conservation Lessons Learned Technical Series. 2: The Rare Plants of Samoa. Conservation International 2011

Cyrtandra platyphylla A. Gray

Cyrtandra platyphylla

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Hawai’i, Maui

local names: –

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Cyrtandra macrocalyx Hillebr.

Cyrtandra macrocalyx

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Maui, Moloka’i

local names: –

Cyrtandra nanawaleensis H. St. John

Cyrtandra nanawaleensis

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Hawai’i

local names: –

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edited: 10.04.2019

Cyrtandra kealiae Wawra

Cyrtandra kealiae

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Kaua’i

local names:

ha’iwale – Hawai’i Islands

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There are two subspecies, the nominate race and Cyrtandra kealiae ssp. urceolata W. L. Wagner & Lorence, both are endemic to the island of Kaua’i.

Cyrtandra trichophylla A. C. Sm.

Cyrtandra trichophylla

Distribution:

Fiji: Viti Levu

local names:

bulabula ti masoko – Viti Levu / Fiji
madiri tabua – Viti Levu / Fiji

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References:

[1] Albert C. Smith: Flora Vitiensis Nova: A new flora of Fiji (Spermatophytes only). Vol. 5. Lawai, Kauai, Hawaii 1991

Cyrtandra oenobarba H. Mann

Cyrtandra oenobarba

Distribution:

Hawai’i Islands: Kaua’i

local names:

Cyrtandra kraemeri Reinecke

Cyrtandra kraemeri

Distribution:

Samoa: ‘Upolu

local names: –

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Photo: Karl Rechinger: Botanische und zoologische Ergebnisse einer wissenschaftlichen Forschungsreise nach den Samoainseln, dem Neuguinea-Archipel und den Salomonsinseln. III. Teil. Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften 85: 175-432. 1910

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