Peperomia rossii Rendle ex E. G. Baker (1900:186)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Peperomia rossi Rendle ex E. G. Baker (1900:186) (protonym)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1898



Christmas Island, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Rendle, A. B. (1900). Apetalæ, pp. 185-190. In: Andrews, Charles W. (ed.). A Monograph of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean): Physical Features and Geology, with Descriptions of the Fauan and Flora by Numerous Contributors. London: British Museum (Natural History). xiii+[i]+337 pp., 21 pls.


Other references:

Silcock, J. L. et al. (2019). To name those lost: assessing extinction likelihood in the Australian vascular flora. Oryx 54(2): 167-177.

Walter, Kerry S. and Gillett, Harriet J. (eds.). (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK: IUCN – The World Conservation Union. lxiv + 862 pp.


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