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Common Name Range ***
Abutilon sachetianum French Polynesia
Acacia spp. (1) Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, British Virgin Islands, Cuba, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Hawaii, India, Jamaica, Mozambique, Papua New Guinea, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Yemen
Acalypha spp. (2) China, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Taiwan
African Mahogany (1) Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Indian Ocean (Comoros), Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Aglaia spp. (11) Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, China, Fiji, Guam, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna
Asplenium spp. (1) China, Ecuador, Hawaii, St. Helena, Yemen
Astronidium spp. (7) Fiji
Atriplex plebeja St. Helena
Atuna spp. (1) Fiji, India, Malaysia
Balaka spp. (2) Fiji
Bentgrass St. Helena
Borneo Teak Oceanic
Caroline Ivory-nut Palm Federated States of Micronesia
Cheesewood (2) China, French Polynesia, Hawaii, India, Malaysia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Portugal, Tanzania
Cycas spp. (3) Asia, Australia, Oceanic
Cynometra spp. (1) Cuba, Fiji, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Philippines, Tanzania
Dacrydium spp. (1) Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Caledonia
Dypsis Palm (1) Indian Ocean (Comoros), Madagascar, Tanzania
Erythrina spp. (1) Cuba, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Indonesia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Tanzania, Virgin Islands
Euphorbia spp. (1) Ecuador, Ethiopia, Hawaii, India, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Peru, Republic of Congo, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Spain, St. Helena, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Fitchia spp. (3) French Polynesia
Gardenia spp. (5) Fiji, Hawaii, Kenya, Tanzania
Glochidion spp. (7) French Polynesia, India, Malaysia, Pitcairn
Ha'iwale (6) Fiji, Hawaii, Indonesia
Hernandia spp. (2) Cuba, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Indian Ocean (Reunion), Jamaica, Mauritius, Pitcairn
Homalium spp. (1) Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, India, Ivory Coast (Africa), Liberia, Malaysia, New Caledonia, Nigeria, Pitcairn, Sierra Leone, Tanzania
Island Nesoluma Cook Islands, French Polynesia
Juniper (1) Bahamas, Bermuda - North Atlantic Ocean, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Portugal, Spain (Canary Islands), West Indies (St. Lucia)
Lepinia taitensis French Polynesia
Macaranga spp. (2) Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, French Polynesia, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Philippines, Tanzania
Majesty Palm (2) Indian Ocean (Comoros), Madagascar
Melicope spp. (1) French Polynesia, Hawaii, India, Malaysia
Meryta spp. (4) French Polynesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Pitcairn
Metrosideros spp. (1) Fiji, New Caledonia, New Zealand
Myrsine spp. (6) Ecuador, French Polynesia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Peru, Pitcairn
Neoveitchia storckii Fiji
Nesogenes rotensis Northern Mariana Islands
Nesoluma st.-johnianum Pitcairn
Osmoxylon spp. (1) Northern Mariana Islands, Papua New Guinea
Pandanus spp. (2) Fiji, Gabon, Indian Ocean (Seychelles), Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Philippines, Sao Tome and Principe, Vanuatu
Parkia spp. (3) Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Palau
Pisonia spp. (1) Cuba, El Salvador, French Polynesia, Guatemala, Hawaii, Indian Ocean (Seychelles)
Podocarpus spp. (2) Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, North America, Oceanic, South America
Polyscias spp. (1) French Polynesia, Indian Ocean (Reunion), Kenya, Mauritius, New Caledonia, Sao Tome and Principe
Psychotria spp. (5) Cameroon, Cuba, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Hawaii, India, Jamaica, Kenya, New Caledonia, Nigeria, Peru, Sao Tome and Principe, Sri Lanka, Tanzania
Rauvolfia sachetiae French Polynesia
Sophora spp. (2) Chile, French Polynesia, India, Jamaica
Spiraeanthemum spp. (2) Fiji
St. Helena Ebony St. Helena
St. Helena Tea St. Helena
Syzygium spp. (4) Fiji, India, Indian Ocean (Seychelles), Indonesia, Mauritius, South Africa, Sri Lanka
Umbrella Tree (1) Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Indonesia, North America, Oceanic, South America
Veitchia spp. (2) Fiji, Vanuatu
Zanthoxylum spp. (1) Africa, Central America, Hawaii, North America, Oceanic, South America

**What plants are listed here?:

The Oceania section of this site lists the folllowing plants appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Plants that dwell in the temperate and tropical seas and the oceans of the earth.
  • Plants that dwell on or travel to islands/island nations or territories of the Oceania, including island nations and territories of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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