The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gardenia candida


Species Authority
A.C. Smith, 1979
Common Name
Seanggangga Plateau (in the vicinity of Natua), Vanua Levu, Fiji
Last record
IUCN status
[url=]Critically Endangered[/url]
Vanishing Flora thread
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
Smith, Albert C. (1974). Studies of Pacific Island Plants. XXVII. The genus [i]Gardenia[/i] (Rubiaceae) in the Fijian Region. American Journal of Botany 61(2): 109-128. [[url=]Abstract[/url]]
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]
Lear, M. 1994. Letter to Harriet Gillett dated 28 March 1994, enclosing extracts from "Plant Conservation in Fiji" written by Michael Lear and Beverley Woods in March 1992.
Lear, M. and Woods, B. 1992. Plant conservation in Fiji. WWF 3334. Small grants for plant conservation on islands (6) Fiji.
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
Smith, Albert C. (1979). Flora Vitiensis Nova: a new Flora of Fiji. Pacific Tropical Botanic Garden, Hawaii.
World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Gardenia candida. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T31040A9602450. Downloaded on 16 November 2016.