Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR) Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (Malvaceae)
herbarium voucher specimen from Tahuata (Tuhuata) Island
(Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)

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

Voucher number: PTBG0000039905
Herbarium (or collector): National Tropical Botanical Garden
Taxon name on voucher: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Represents which PIER taxon: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (Malvaceae)
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: Vaitahu: cultivated in the yard at Pension Amatea
PIER location: Tahuata (Tuhuata) Island (Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)
Habitat: n/a
Elevation (lo/hi): 1 m
LAT/LON method: n/a
PLDesc: A large shrub, 1.5 tall; flowers large (over 3.5 in across), red, borne at the ends of the stalks.
Collector: Liloa Dunn
Collection team: n/a
CollNumber: 208
Collection date(s): 7/6/2003
Voucher comment: US, PAP, P

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