Regularity: Regularly occurring
Global Range: Pleomele halapepe is endemic to the Hawaiian island of O'ahu.
Endemic to Oahu.
Mostly in mesic forests. (J. Lau, 2003)
Habitat and Ecology
Comments: Pleomele halapepe occurs in dry forest and diverse mesic forest at elevations between 180 and 610 meters (Wagner et al. 1990).
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
- Needs updating
- 1997Vulnerable(Walter and Gillett 1998)
National NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded National Status Rank: N2 - Imperiled
Pleomele halapepe is a species of flowering plant that is endemic to the island of Oʻahu in Hawaiʻi. It inhabits dry, coastal mesic and mixed mesic forests at elevations of 180–610 metres (590–2,000 ft). It is threatened by habitat loss.
- ^ "hala pepe, ieie, kuhaʻo, ku la". Hawaiian Ethnobotany Online Database. Bernice P. Bishop Museum. http://www2.bishopmuseum.org/ethnobotanydb/resultsdetailed.asp?search=hala_pepe. Retrieved 2009-03-24.
- World Conservation Monitoring Centre 1998. Pleomele halaapepe. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 August 2007.
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