Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR)

Pouteria sandwicensis
(Sapotaceae)

  
image of Pouteria sandwicensis
MORE IMAGES
HEAR home  >  species info  >  plants  >  Pouteria sandwicensis (Sapotaceae)
(hints)
Species description or overview Taxonomy & nomenclature Images Distribution
Where to see this species Full-text articles Other resources  

Let us know if you have suggestions for additional references to add to this page.


Species description or overview

Pouteria sandwicensis information from "Common forest trees of Hawaii" View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Information about Pouteria sandwicensis 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 Pouteria sandwicensis
Nomenclatural information about Pouteria sandwicensis is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Pouteria sandwicensis information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Pouteria sandwicensis--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.

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

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


Images

Images of Pouteria sandwicensis (Sapotaceae) (alaa)
Links to high-resolution free images of Pouteria sandwicensis (Sapotaceae) (alaa) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Pouteria sandwicensis information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Pouteria sandwicensis in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Pouteria sandwicensis images by Jupiter Nielsen
Images of Pouteria sandwicensis are provided online by Maui artist/photographer Jupiter Nielsen.

Pouteria sandwicensis images by Karl Magnacca
Images of Pouteria sandwicensis by Karl Magnacca are available online.


Distribution

Pouteria sandwicensis information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Pouteria sandwicensis in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Pouteria sandwicensis information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Pouteria sandwicensis--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.


Where to see this species

Auwahi - Dry forest of Maui
Images, history, and ethnobotany of Auwahi are on the HEAR website.


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.

Phenology, reproductive potential, seed dispersal and predation, and seedling establishment of three invasive plant species in a Hawaiian rain forest
Medeiros, A.C. 2004. Phenology, reproductive potential, seed dispersal and predation, and seedling establishment of three invasive plant species in a Hawaiian rain forest. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Zoology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu.

Revised List of Hawaiian Names of Plants Native and Introduced with Brief Descriptions and Notes as to Occurrence and Medicinal or Other Values
Gon III, Samuel M. Ohukaniohia. 2008. Revised List of Hawaiian Names of Plants Native and Introduced with Brief Descriptions and Notes as to Occurrence and Medicinal or Other Values, by Joseph F. Rock Consulting Botanist, Board of Agriculture and Forestry Honolulu, Hawaii, 1920; transcribed and annotated by Samuel M. Ohukaniohia Gon III. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 6:405-442.


Other resources

Phenology, reproductive potential, seed dispersal and predation, and seedling establishment of three invasive plant species in a Hawaiian rain forest
After rain forest of Haleakala National Park was fenced in the late 1980s, native vegetation responded vigorously yet three problematic plant invaders (Clidemia hirta, Hedychium gardnerianum, and Psidium cattleianum) continued to spread unabated and became of great concern to Park managers. This contribution provides a quantitative assessment of crucial life history junctures (quantitative phenology, reproductive potential, seed dispersal, seed predation, seedling establishment) to assist Haleakala NP and other managers of Hawaiian rain forests. It also provides detailed information for potentially identifying key characteristics in prevention, rapid response, and prioritization of incoming invasive species. (This document is the 2004 Ph.D. dissertation of Dr. Arthur C. Medeiros for the Department of Zoology at the University of Hawaii.)


PDF icon Some documents posted on the HEAR website are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. If your computer is not already set up to read these files, you can download the FREE Adobe Acrobat reader. You can set up most web browsers to automatically invoke this reader (as a "helper application" or "add-in") upon encountering documents of this type (refer to your browser's documentation for how to do this). download Acrobat reader


The Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk (HEAR) project was historically funded by the Pacific Basin Information Node (PBIN) of the National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) through PIERC (USGS) with support from HCSU (UH Hilo). More details are available online. Pacific Basin Information Node (PBIN) National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII)

species lists  ]    [  plants  ]    [  HEAR home  ]

Comments?  Questions?  Send e-mail to: webmaster@hear.org

The content of this page is based on information last generated on 07 August 2017 by PT. The template for this page was created on 15 March 2004 by EMS, and was last updated on 20 February 2006 by PT. Valid HTML 4.01!