Family Gesneriaceae
Basionym Cyrtandra puuensis H. St. John
Original Identification Cyrtandra
Current Taxon Cyrtandra puuensis H. St. John
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Phytologia 63(6): 481. 1987.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 175652
Comments  
Primary Collector M. R. Crosby
Collector Number 1847
Collection Date 20-21 Jul 1964
Country United States
Province/State Hawaii
Plant Location Notes West Maui: Trail up NW slopes of Puu Kukui. Elev. 2700-4000 feet. 156.37 W; 20.55 N.
Plant Description Notes Very common at higher elevations. Shrubby, 2-4 feet tall. Flowers borne along woody stem. Corolla white.
Broad geographical location North America
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