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The Vascular Plants of the Horne and Wallis Islands

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Title: The Vascular Plants of the Horne and Wallis Islands
Authors: St. John, Harold
Smith, Albert C.
Issue Date: Jul 1971
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: St. John H, Smith AC. 1971. The vascular plants of the Horne and Wallis Islands. Pac Sci 25(3): 313-348.
Abstract: Recent botanical collections by H. S. McKee and Douglas E. Yen,
together with the few available records from published papers, have been collated
into a checklist of the known vascular plants of the Horne and Wallis Islands. Of
248 species here listed, 170 appear to be indigenous. Many of these are widespread,
but 45 of them are limited to the Fijian Region (New Hebrides to Samoa) . Of the
four known endemic species, Elatostema yenii St. John and Peperomia futunaensis
St. John are herewith proposed as new, and a new combination in the fern genus
Thelypteris, by G. Brownlie, is included.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/6058
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 25, Number 3, 1971
St. John, Harold



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