Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR) Crescentia cujete (Bignoniaceae)
herbarium voucher specimen from Ua Huka (Huahuna, Uahuka) Island
(Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)

Presented here is information about a herbarium specimen (voucher) of Crescentia cujete (Bignoniaceae) from Ua Huka (Huahuna, Uahuka) Island (Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region). For further information, contact webmaster@hear.org.

Voucher number: PTBG0000041033
Herbarium (or collector): National Tropical Botanical Garden
Taxon name on voucher: Crescentia cujete
Represents which PIER taxon: Crescentia cujete (Bignoniaceae)
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: Ua Huka
State/province: n/a
Town/city: n/a
Locality: UA HUKA: Vaipae'e: cultivated in a vacant lot across the street from Pension Chez Alexis Scallamera.
PIER location: Ua Huka (Huahuna, Uahuka) Island (Marquesas Islands/French Polynesia/Pacific region)
Habitat: n/a
Elevation (lo/hi): 10 m / 20 m
LAT/LON method: n/a
PLDesc: tree, 6m tall with spatulate leaves, dark green above, light green below, rough; fruits gourd-shaped, light green in color; flesh inside a grey-white, immature seeds white and mature seeds black, numerous.
Collector: Liloa Dunn
Collection team: K.R. Wood
CollNumber: 351
Collection date(s): 12/8/2003
Voucher comment: US, PAP, P, BISH, NY

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