Dracaena halapepe

Dracaena halapepe


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Nolinoideae
Tribus: Dracaeneae
Genus: Dracaena
Species: Dracaena halapepe


Dracaena halapepe (H.St.John) Jankalski, (2008)
Note: St. John aberrantly published the epithet as halaapepe based on the incorrect vernacular “hala-a-pepe”; spelling had been corrected to halapepe under ICBN 60.1 (Wagner et al. 1990).


  • Basionym
    • Pleomele halapepe H.St.John, Pacific Sci. 39: 180 (1985).
  • Homotypic


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Pacific
      • Hawaiian Is. (Oahu)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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