Show simple item record



Item Description

dc.contributor.author Whiteaker, Louis D en_US
dc.contributor.author Gardner, Donald E en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2008-11-07T23:22:50Z en_US
dc.date.available 2008-11-07T23:22:50Z en_US
dc.date.issued 1985-12 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Whiteaker LD, Gardner DE. 1985. The distribution of Myrica faya Ait. in the state of Hawaii. Honolulu (HI): Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany. Technical Report, 55. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/3312 en_US
dc.description Reports were scanned in black and white at a resolution of 600 dots per inch and were converted to text using Adobe Paper Capture Plug-in. en_US
dc.description.abstract The objective of this study was to map the distribution and abundance of Mvrica faya (firetree) in the State of Hawai’i. Reconnaissance data were used to map 34,365 total hectares (85,912 acres) of infestation, categorized into three density classes, throughout the state. Infestations of 28,906 hectares (72,265 acres) occur on the island of Hawai’i 1908 hectares (4770 acres) on Maui, 1007 hectares (2518 acres) on Lana’i 174 hectares (435 acres) on O’ahu, and 2370 hectares (5925 acres) on Kaua’i. Distribution ranges in elevation from as low as 425 m (1400 feet) on Lana’i to as high as 1940 m (6400 feet) on the slopes of Haleakala on Maui. Mvrica faya occurs on recent, thin ash over pahoehoe lava as well as on deep, well developed silty clay loam soil. It is found in montane rain forest habitats and in dry scrub marginal to submontane seasonal forest. Examination of the distribution patterns of M. faya implies that this species has not yet reached the limits of its potential distribution in Hawai’i. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship National Park Service Cooperative Agreement CA 8004 2 0001 en_US
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Technical Report en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries 55 en_US
dc.subject Mvrica faya en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Alien plants -- Hawaii. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Morella faya -- Hawaii. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Vegetation mapping -- Hawaii. en_US
dc.title The distribution of Myrica faya Ait. in the state of Hawaii en_US
dc.type Report en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

Item File(s)

Files Size Format View
055.pdf 791.1Kb PDF View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Search


Advanced Search

Browse

My Account

Statistics

About