Peperomia subpetiolata Yuncker, 1933
`Ala, `Ala Wai Nui, alaala wai nui
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Last record: before 2007
Only hybrids have been found since 2007.
Hawaiian Islands, USA
Biology & Ecology
Original scientific description:
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