Pennantia baylisiana (W. Oliver) Baylis



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Extinct in the wild

Last record: 2 December 1945



Three Kings Islands, New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Baylis, Geoff T. S. (1997). Pennantia baylisiana New Zealand's rarest tree — its discovery and propagation. The New Zealand Garden Journal 2(1): 12-13.

Dopson S, de Lange PJ, Ogle CC, Rance BD, Courtney SP, Molloy J 1999. The conservation requirements of New Zealand’s nationally threatened vascular plants. Threatened Species Occasional Publication No. 13. Wellington, Department of Conservation.

Mole, R.H. 1989. Pennantia 'Otari Debut'. Wellington Botanical Society Bulletin 45:54-57.

Murray, B.G.; de Lange, P.J. 1995. Chromosome numbers in the endemic Pennantia baylisiana (W.R.B.Oliv.) G.T.S. Baylis (Icacinaceae) and related species. New Zealand Journal of Botany 33: 563-564.

Wright, A.E. 1989. Pennantia baylisiana fruiting on Great Island, Three Kings. New Zealand Botanical Society Newsletter 15: 16.


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