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Kokia cookei (Molokai treecotton; cook's kokio; Cooke's koki`o)

Wikipedia Abstract

Kokia cookei is a small, deciduous tree commonly known as the kokiʻo, Molokaʻi treecotton, Cooke's kokiʻo, or Molokaʻi kokiʻo. It is considered one of the rarest and most endangered plant species in the world. Even when first found in the 1860s, only three trees could be located. It was presumed extinct in the 1950s when the last surviving seedling perished.
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Endangered Species

Status: Extinct in the wild
View IUCN Record: Kokia cookei


Lifespan [1]  Perennial
Structure [1]  Tree





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