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Gardenia taitensis DC.

Min. Elevation:
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Max. Elevation:
80  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Christo A. Smith  Search this
Place:
Fiji, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
22 Feb 1934
Common name:
Mbua
Mbua
Pua
Pua Samoa
pua samoa
Siale tonga
Siale tonga
Tia'e
Tiae maoi
tiale feutu
tiare tahiti
Tahitian gardenia
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Gardenia taitensis DC.
Barcode:
00883602
USNM Number:
1674833
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10109839
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Solanum expedunculatum Symon

Min. Elevation:
2530  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
43 - Papuasia  Search this
Collector:
N. Bowers  Search this
Place:
Upper Kaugel, Kepaka, Alipe Ponya, Mount Hagen, Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
13 Jul 1969
Common name:
taku
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Solanaceae
Published Name:
Solanum expedunculatum Symon
Barcode:
00884923
USNM Number:
3130462
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10112909

Pleioluma firma (Miq.) Swenson

Min. Elevation:
2682  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
43 - Papuasia  Search this
Collector:
N. Bowers  Search this
Place:
Alipe Ponya Pundu, Kepaka, Kaugal, Sub-dist. Hagan, Mount Hagen, Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
23 Feb 1969
Common name:
konde
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Ebenales Ebenales Sapotaceae Sapotaceae
Published Name:
Pleioluma firma (Miq.) Swenson
Planchonella firma
Barcode:
00942380
USNM Number:
3328476
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10112942
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Planchonella obovata (R. Br.) Pierre

Min. Elevation:
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Max. Elevation:
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Biogeographical Region:
43 - Papuasia  Search this
Collector:
R. Teona  Search this
Place:
Wenitahulu/Ngorangora, Makira-Ulawa, Solomon Islands, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
15 Feb 1965
Common name:
Nyatoh Laut
ketang
tara
lalaha
elangl
nyolon
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ebenales Sapotaceae
Published Name:
Planchonella obovata (R. Br.) Pierre
Barcode:
00942401
USNM Number:
2578335
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10120104
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Eurya sp.

Min. Elevation:
2469  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
43 - Papuasia  Search this
Collector:
Royal Pullen  Search this
Place:
Asaro-Mairifutica divide ca. 1.5 miles S of Daulo camp, Goroka, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
5 Sep 1957
Common name:
Gial
kajoe rambistik
kajoe tambiske
kajoe tambiski
Kenimonimola
Kiluwa
Kiluwa
kiluwe
Kilwa
Kumar
Mogle
Mohkin
Mopuruma
Nadye
Nakah
Naligugu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Theales Pentaphylacaceae
Published Name:
Eurya sp.
Barcode:
00622201
USNM Number:
2336018
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2873808

Palaquium karrak Kaneh.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
R. Gallen  Search this
Place:
Nanpahlap, Madolenihmw Muncipality, Pohnpei, Micronesia., Pohnpei, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
2 Nov 2001
Common name:
kalak
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ebenales Sapotaceae
Published Name:
Palaquium karrak Kaneh.
Barcode:
00965261
USNM Number:
3558426
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10115377
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Passiflora foetida var. hispida (DC. ex Triana & Planch.) Killip

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
D. Anderson  Search this
Place:
Truk, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Dec 1949
Common name:
vaine initia
Pasiu
papaiora
te biku
dulce
kudamono
vaine ae kuma
tumatis, tutumis
Kudamono
pompom
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Violales Passifloraceae
Published Name:
Passiflora foetida var. hispida (DC. ex Triana & Planch.) Killip
Barcode:
00942252
USNM Number:
2399936
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10105252

Psychotria archboldiana Fosberg

Min. Elevation:
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Max. Elevation:
60  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Otto Degener  Search this
Place:
Tholo West: Mbulu, near Sovi Bay. In patch of forest., Fiji, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
20 Apr 1941
Common name:
Yawe
Yawe
Uluvatu.
Uluvatu
Uluvatu.
Vunga
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Psychotria archboldiana Fosberg
Barcode:
00980309
USNM Number:
2333968
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10109241
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Boschia grandiflora Mast.

Biogeographical Region:
42 - Malesia  Search this
Collector:
Mohamed Puasa  Search this
Place:
Bettotan, Sandakan, Malaysia, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
28 Mar 1935
Common name:
Durian munyit
Durian munyit, durian munyit
Hampun
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Bombacaceae
Published Name:
Boschia grandiflora Mast.
Barcode:
00959747
USNM Number:
2210927
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10114175

Ludwigia octovalvis (Jacq.) P.H. Raven

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
D. Anderson  Search this
Place:
South of Moen village., Truk, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 Nov 1949
Common name:
areripuin
aunenipuin
Clavito
Deleurak
deleurik
ecap
eia
Girof' Gl'eau
goul
hoyl
keri
koradu
likaimenpal
Mexican primrose-willow
More
naingisa
nen kut(a)kut. "This name rather doubtful."
ngodwad; erur
nikengarotoai
pfauhanu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Magnoliophyta Magnoliopsida Myrtales Onagraceae
Published Name:
Ludwigia octovalvis (Jacq.) P.H. Raven
Barcode:
00940207
USNM Number:
2431712
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101573
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Dimocarpus longan Lour.

Biogeographical Region:
42 - Malesia  Search this
Collector:
-- Harvey  Search this
Place:
Menagat Lumanggas Island, Sabah, Malaysia, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
14 May 1947
Common name:
Lung Ngan
'Mata Kucing' (cat eyes)
Mata kuching, Bambo
mata kuching, mumboh
Mata Kuching, Pelapak, Lupah
longan
Ojo de Dragón
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Sapindaceae
Published Name:
Dimocarpus longan Lour.
Barcode:
00942319
USNM Number:
2210636
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10114802

Payena acuminata (Blume) Pierre

Min. Elevation:
50  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
42 - Malesia  Search this
Collector:
Soekaria  Search this
Place:
Mt. Megang, S. Sumatra (Palembang)Lamatang Ilir, Sumatra, Indonesia, Asia-Tropical
Collection Date:
1 Sep 1950
Common name:
Balam Seminai
Natu
Nyatoh
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ebenales Sapotaceae
Published Name:
Payena acuminata (Blume) Pierre
Barcode:
00947845
USNM Number:
3138786
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10116027
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Gynochthodes myrtifolia (A. Gray) Razafim. & B. Bremer

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
7 Jul 2003
Common name:
Tafifi
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiales Rubiaceae Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Gynochthodes myrtifolia (A. Gray) Razafim. & B. Bremer
Morinda myrtifolia A. Gray
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10277593

Hosta sp.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Hakahau town, French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Jul 2004
Common name:
plantain lily
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Liliales Liliaceae (agavaceae)
Published Name:
Hosta sp.
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10277696

Kadua littoralis Hillebr.

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
National Tropical Botanical Garden, Kalaheo, Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Dec 2003
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Kadua littoralis Hillebr.
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10277906

Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
3 Jul 2003
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10278302

Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
NTBG Greenhouse, Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
23 Sep 2005
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10278998

Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
NTBG Greenhouse, Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
23 Sep 2005
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Cyrtandra tahuatensis Fosberg & Sachet
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10279001

Gahnia vitiensis subsp. kauaiensis (Benl) T. Koyama

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Koke`e, Pihea Tr., Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
20 Oct 2004
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Gahnia vitiensis subsp. kauaiensis (Benl) T. Koyama
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10279496

Cyrtandra grandiflora Gaudich.

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Ko`olau Mts., windward side, Manoa Cliffs Tr., Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 Mar 2004
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Gesneriaceae
Published Name:
Cyrtandra grandiflora Gaudich.
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