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Cecropia obtusifolia
(Cecropiaceae)

guarumo, trumpet tree

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Species description or overview

Cecropia obtusifolia information from PIER
Information on Cecropia obtusifolia as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Cecropia obtusifolia information from "Common forest trees of Hawaii" View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Information about Cecropia obtusifolia is presented with respect to this species being a forest tree in Hawaii. The information on this site is from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) 1989 publication by Little and Skolmen entitled "Common forest trees of Hawaii (native and introduced)."


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Cecropia obtusifolia
Nomenclatural information about Cecropia obtusifolia is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Cecropia obtusifolia information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cecropia obtusifolia--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Cecropia obtusifolia information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Cecropia obtusifolia, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Cecropia obtusifolia
Nomenclatural information about Cecropia obtusifolia is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Cecropia obtusifolia (Cecropiaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Cecropia obtusifolia as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).


Risk assessments

Cecropia obtusifolia weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Cecropia obtusifolia for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Images

Images of Cecropia obtusifolia (Cecropiaceae) (guarumo, trumpet tree)
Links to high-resolution free images of Cecropia obtusifolia (Cecropiaceae) (guarumo, trumpet tree) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Cecropia obtusifolia information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cecropia obtusifolia in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Cecropia obtusifolia images from PIER
Images of Cecropia obtusifolia provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Cecropia obtusifolia information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cecropia obtusifolia in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Cecropia obtusifolia information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cecropia obtusifolia--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy (2000) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
The status of invasive plants, vertebrates, arthropods, molluscs, and crustaceans, and options for a regional invasive species strategy for the South Pacific are presented in this series of articles from the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2000.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy
South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP). Sherley, Greg (ed.) . 2000. Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy. Apia, Samoa: South Pacific Regional Environment Programme. ISBN: 982-04-0214-X.


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