Species Information

Pittosporum rarotongense

Species Authority

Hemsl. ex Cheeseman

Common Name/s

Cook Islands Pittosporum

Species Status

Least Concern

Organism Type

Land plant

Taxonomy

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Apiales
Family: Pittosporaceae

Environment/System

terrestrial
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CountryLocationTypeInvasive SpeciesCommon NameImpact Mechanism
Cook IslandsMa’ukeIslandPolynesian ratSeed predation (potential)
Cook IslandsMa’ukeIslandblack ratSeed predation (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandballoon vineCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandSweet CalabashCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslanddutchman's laudanumCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandmerremiaCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandHawaiian wood roseCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandAmerican ropeCompetition (potential)
Cook IslandsRarotongaIslandbalsam appleCompetition (potential)

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An Initiative of the ACP Group, funded by the European Union under the 10th EDF