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Cyrtandra paludosa Gaudich. var. paludosa
kanawao ke'oke'o

General Information
Symbol: CYPAP2
Group: Dicot
Family: Gesneriaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub
Native Status: HI   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   




Symbol Scientific Name
CYBR3 Cyrtandra brevicalyx (Hillebr.) H. St. John
CYGA Cyrtandra garberi H. St. John
CYGL4 Cyrtandra glauca Drake
CYHY3 Cyrtandra hyperdasa H. St. John
CYNU Cyrtandra nubincolens H. St. John
CYPAI2 Cyrtandra paludosa Gaudich. var. irrostrata H. St. John
CYPAS Cyrtandra paludosa Gaudich. var. subherbacea Wawra


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Gesneriaceae – Gesneriad family
Genus Cyrtandra J.R. Forst. & G. Forst. – cyrtandra
Species Cyrtandra paludosa Gaudich. – kanawao ke'oke'o
Variety Cyrtandra paludosa Gaudich. var. paludosa – kanawao ke'oke'o

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Description of Values

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