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Pittosporum Banks ex Sol.
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphelinidae  Encarsia @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Cavariella aegopodii @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Macrosiphum ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Myzus ( @ AMNH_PBI (3); NCSU (3)
Diaspididae  Lindingaspis rossi @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Parlatoreopsis chinensis @ UCR_ENT (1)
Encyrtidae  Metaphycus lounsburyi @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Lecythidaceae  Planchonia arabidis @ CSCA_TCN (6)
Margarodidae  Icerya purchasi @ MEMU_ENT (3)
Miridae  Democoris @ UNSW_ENT (3)

Fingulus atrocaeruleus @ UNSW_ENT (76)

Sarona pittospori @ BPBM_TCN (18)
Pentatomidae  Antestiopsis sp_nr_cederwaldi @ UNSW_ENT (1)

Monteithiella humeralis @ UNSW_ENT (6)

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Pittosporum Banks ex Sol.

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General Information
Symbol: PITTO
Group: Dicot
Family: Pittosporaceae
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : HI   I,N
L48   I
PB   I
Other Common Names: ho`awa
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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Rosales
Family Pittosporaceae – Pittosporum family
Genus Pittosporum Banks ex Sol. – cheesewood

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 20 species of Pittosporum . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum argentifolium</i>
Pittosporum argentifolium
Hawai'i poisonberry tree Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum confertiflorum</i>
A. Gray
Pittosporum confertiflorum
ho'awa Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum crassifolium</i>
Banks & Sol. ex A. Cunn.
Pittosporum crassifolium
stiffleaf cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum flocculosum</i>
(Hillebr.) Sherff
Pittosporum flocculosum
Waianae Range cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum gayanum</i>
Pittosporum gayanum
Waialeale cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum glabrum</i>
Hook. & Arn.
Pittosporum glabrum
Koolau Range cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum halophilum</i>
Pittosporum halophilum
cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum hawaiiense</i>
Pittosporum hawaiiense
Hawai'i cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum hosmeri</i>
Pittosporum hosmeri
Kona cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum kauaiense</i>
Pittosporum kauaiense
Kauai cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum ×monae</i>
Rock ex H. St. John (pro sp.) [<i>
hosmeri × terminalioides</i>
Pittosporum ×monae [ hosmeri × terminalioides ]
cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum napaliense</i>
Pittosporum napaliense
royal cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum pentandrum</i>
(Blanco) Merr.
Pittosporum pentandrum
Taiwanese cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum ralphii</i>
Pittosporum ralphii
Ralph's desertwillow Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum resiniferum</i>
Pittosporum resiniferum
resin cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum tenuifolium</i>
Pittosporum tenuifolium
tawhiwhi Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum terminalioides</i>
Planch. ex A. Gray
Pittosporum terminalioides
cream cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum tobira</i>
(Thunb.) W.T. Aiton
Pittosporum tobira
Japanese cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum undulatum</i>
Pittosporum undulatum
Australian cheesewood Distribution of <i>
Pittosporum viridiflorum</i>
Pittosporum viridiflorum
Cape cheesewood

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Number of matches : 4
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Pittosporum sp.%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Pittosporum sp.
Pittosporum sp.
ID: 8253 3202 4148 0075 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Pittosporum sp.
Pittosporum sp.
ID: 8253 3202 4148 0077 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Pittosporum sp.
Pittosporum sp.
ID: 8253 3202 4148 0078 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Pittosporum sp.
Pittosporum sp.
ID: 8253 3202 4148 0076 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

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