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Hibiscus clayi  O. Deg. & I. Deg.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 21642

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Hibiscus newhousei Roe
  Common Name(s): Clay's hibiscus [English]
    red Kauai rosemallow [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyMalvaceae  – mallows, mauves  
                               GenusHibiscus L. – rosemallow  
                                  SpeciesHibiscus clayi O. Deg. & I. Deg. – Clay's hibiscus, red Kauai rosemallow  

  Expert: Laurence J. Dorr  
  Notes: Research Botanist and Associate Curator, National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 166, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA   
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Malvales of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determination of Endangered or Threatened Status for 24 Plants From the Island of Kauai, HI   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 59, no. 38   
  Page(s): 9304-9329   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Hibiscus clayi, Clay's hibiscus [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Oceania  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Hawaii, Native  



  Comment: US ESA: Listed Endangered, as published in Federal Register Volume 59, Number 38, Pages 9304 - 9329, February 25, 1994  



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