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Adenophorus periens
Adenophorus periens
Kihi Fern, Palai La'au
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 0313 2788 (2013-03-16)

Copyright © 2013 Eric White

  • date of photo  Mar 16, 2013
  • latitude 19.44713   longitude -155.12436   max error distance 12552 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Glenwood area, Kahaualea Natural Area Reserve (Hawaii, Big Island (Hawaiian Islands), US)
  • family Grammitidaceae
  • plant community   Wet forest, 700-1300m
  • notes   This has become a very rare and endangered fern in a genus endemic to the Hawaiian Islands. In my limited perspective, I would venture that this species is on the brink of extinction with less than 150 individuals known to exist (USFWS 2009). Elevation of this photo around 2305ft/703m.
  • camera   Nikon D80 Nikkor 60mm
  • photo category: Plant - fern

  • common names   Kihi Fern, Palai La'au (photographer)
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