The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Kadua haupuensis


Lorence & W.L.Wagner
Common Name/s
Mt. Haupu, Kaua'i (southern), Hawaiian Islands, USA
Last Record
IUCN status
[url=]Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct in the Wild)[/url]
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[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
Lorence, D. H., Wagner, W. L. and Laidlaw, W. G. (2010). [i]Kadua haupuensis[/i] (Rubiaceae: Spermacoceae), a new endemic species from Kaua`i, Hawaiian Islands. Brittonia 62: 137-144.
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]
Laidlaw, W. G. and Lorence, D. H. (2015). Gender and breeding system of Kadua haupuensis (Rubiaceae). Research Gate, open access publication, posted 23 July 2015.: 1-27.
Lorence, D. H. and Kishida, W. (2015). Kadua haupuensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T80233735A80233748. Downloaded on 28 December 2015.
Wood, Kenneth R. (2012). [url=]Posible Extinctions, Rediscovereies, and New Plant Records within the Hawaiian Islands[/url]. Records of the Hawaii Biological Survey for 2011. Edited by Neal L. Evenhuis & Lucius G. Eldredge. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 113: 91-102.
Wood, Kenneth R., Oppenheimer, Hank and Keir, Matthew. (2019). A checklist of endemic Hawaiian vascular plant taxa that are considered possibly extinct in the wild. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Technical Report #314.