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Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Steven P. Perlman  Search this
Kenneth R. Wood  Search this
Jean-Yves Meyer  Search this
Max. Elevation:
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Microhabitat Description:
Only a few plants in a small population on the east side of islet. Growing in mix of native strand plants. Plants found only near base of cone near sea  Search this
Min. Elevation:
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Place:
Islet of Hemeni, volcanic cone off coast of Ua Huka, E side of islet, French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
30 Jun 1997
Notes:
Islet covered with nesting Sooty Terns, seabirds with eggs, and young. Islet off limits to bird egg collectors. Also seen was Tropic bird.Islet about 150 ft. high
Record Last Modified:
12 Oct 2019
Specimen Count:
1
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Aizoaceae Sesuvioideae
Published Name:
Sesuvium portulacastrum (L.) L.
Barcode:
01102413
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : MO, P, PAP, PTBG, US
USNM Number:
3391273
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Marquesas Collection
Flora of Polynesia
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34503b4bd-d32f-46b2-bb56-d85517a2afe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12923048