Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR) Dracaena fragrans (Asparagaceae)
herbarium voucher specimen from Tahuata (Tuhuata) Island
(Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)

Presented here is information about a herbarium specimen (voucher) of Dracaena fragrans (Asparagaceae) from Tahuata (Tuhuata) Island (Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region). For further information, contact webmaster@hear.org.

Voucher number: PTBG0000039367
Herbarium (or collector): National Tropical Botanical Garden
Taxon name on voucher: Dracaena fragrans
Represents which PIER taxon: Dracaena fragrans (Asparagaceae)
Local name: n/a
Info current as of: 24 June 2010
PIER comments: n/a
Local name language: n/a
Deteriminer: n/a
Determination date: n/a
Determination institution: National Tropical Botanical Garden (PTBG)
Region: East Polynesia
Country: French Polynesia
Island group: Marquesas Islands
Island: Tahuata
State/province: n/a
Town/city: n/a
Locality: TAHUATA: Hapatoni village, 0.5 km N of village on trail to Vaitahu, at site of memorial cross overlooking ocean; secondary vegetation with mango, coconut, Pandanus tectorius and cultivated ornamentals.
PIER location: Tahuata (Tuhuata) Island (Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)
Habitat: n/a
Elevation (lo/hi): 80 m
LAT/LON method: n/a
PLDesc: Shrub with 3 erect stems to 6 m tall x 3 cm diam. Leaves uniformly green. Sterile, cultivated. Fairly common in cultivation.
Collector: David H. Lorence
Collection team: Liloa Dunn
CollNumber: 8983
Collection date(s): 2/3/2003
Voucher comment: PAP, US

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