1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Metrosideros Banks ex Gaertn.
      1. Metrosideros collina (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) A.Gray

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central Pacific.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cook Is., Marquesas, Society Is., Tuamotu, Tubuai Is.

    Metrosideros collina (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) A.Gray appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wheatley, J.I. [695], Vanuatu 54967.000
    Wheatley, J.I. [619], Vanuatu 54995.000
    Wheatley, J. [848], Vanuatu 55198.000

    First published in U.S. Expl. Exped., Phan. 1: 558 (1854)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah.
    • Wheatley, J.I. (1992). A guide to the common trees of Vanuatu. With lists of their traditional uses & ni-Vanuatu names: 1-308. Department of Forestry, Port Vila.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0