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Kokia cookei
Kokia cookei
Kokio
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 0613 1003 (2013-06-12)

Copyright © 2013 Eric White

 
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  • date of photo  Jun 7, 2013
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden
  • plant's place of origin   Captain Cook, Hawaii (Hawaii, Big Island (Hawaiian Islands), US)
  • family Malvaceae
  • plant community   Dry forest on the western end of Molokai
  • notes   This genus is endemic to the Hawaiian Islands with 4 species, 1 extinct. This species was endemic to the island of Molokai and is now extinct in the wild. Few plants exist in cultivation now, most are grafted using root stock of Kokia drynariodes. There are 2 trees at the Greenwell Garden. See Endangered Species 5 year review, US Fish and Wildlife Service, 2007 http://www.fws.gov/Pacific/ecoservices/endangered/recovery/Documents/Kokia%20cookei%20(Cooke's%20koki'o).pdf
  • camera   Nikon D80 Nikkor 60mm
  • photo category: Plant - tree

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PLANT
  • common names   Kokio (photographer)
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