Diospyros hillebrandii

Diospyros hillebrandii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ebenaceae
Genus: Diospyros
Species: D. hillebrandii
Binomial name
Diospyros hillebrandii
(Seem.) Fosberg
Synonyms

Maba hillebrandii Seem.
Ebenus hillebrandii (Seem.) Kuntze
Diospyros ferrea var. hillebrandii (Seem.) Bakh.f.[1]

Diospyros hillebrandii, is a species of flowering tree in the ebony family, Ebenaceae, that is endemic to the islands of Oʻahu and Kauaʻi in Hawaii.[2] Its common name, Ēlama, also means torch or lamp in Hawaiian.[3] Ēlama is a small to medium-sized tree, reaching a height of 4–10 m (13–33 ft).[2] It can be found in coastal mesic and mixed mesic forests at elevations of 150–760 m (490–2,490 ft).[4]

References

External links

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