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Lipochaeta degeneri Sherff

Degener’s Lipochaeta (Lipochaeta degeneri)

Degener’s Lipochaeta was described in 1933 based on material that was collected near the southwestern point of Moloka’i in the Hawaiian Islands; the last of these collections date from 1928.

This species is almost certainly extinct now. [1]



[1] Warren L Wagner; Harold Robinson: Lipocaheta and Melanthera (Asteraceae: Heliantheae subtribe Ecliptinae): establishing their natural limits and a synopsis. Brittonia 53(4): 539-561. 2001


edited: 04.06.2021