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Ilex anomala

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Aquifoliales
Familia: Aquifoliaceae
Genus: Ilex
Species: Ilex anomala


Ilex anomala Hook. & Arn.


* Integrated Taxonomic Information System online database ITIS TSN:28014


Ilex anomala, commonly known as Kāwaʻu or ʻAiea, is a species of holly that is endemic to Hawaii.[1] It inhabits mixed mesic and wet forests at elevations of 600–1,400 m (2,000–4,600 ft) on all main islands.[2]


^ Little Jr., Elbert L.; Roger G. Skolmen (1989) (PDF). Kāwaʻu, Hawaiian holly. United States Forest Service.
^ "kawa‘u, kaawa‘u, ‘aiea". Hawaii Ethnobotany Online Database. Bernice P. Bishop Museum. Retrieved 2009-11-18.

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