Melicope orbicularis

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Melicope orbicularis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Rutaceae
Genus: Melicope
Species: M. orbicularis
Binomial name
Melicope orbicularis
(Hbd.) T.G. Hartley & B.C. Stone

Melicope orbicularis (also called Honokahua melicope[1] or orbicular pelea) is a species of plant in the Rutaceae family. It is endemic to the Hawaiian Islands. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ "Melicope orbicularis". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 6 July 2015.