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Taxon: Antidesma pulvinatum Hillebr.

Genus: Antidesma
Family: Phyllanthaceae subfamily: Antidesmatoideae tribe: Antidesmateae subtribe: Antidesmatinae. Also placed in: Euphorbiaceae Stilaginaceae
Nomen number: 456583
Place of publication: Fl. Hawaiian Isl. 403. 1888
Name verified on: 04-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • ha‘a   (Source: F Hawaii ) – Hawaiian
  • ha‘amaile   (Source: F Hawaii ) – Hawaiian
  • hame   (Source: F Hawaii ) – Hawaiian
  • mehame   (Source: F Hawaii ) – Hawaiian

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii [O‘hu, Moloka‘i, Maui, Hawai‘i]



Check other web resources for Antidesma pulvinatum Hillebr.:

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (04 September 2015)

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