‘Ōhi‘a Taxa

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1-James, S. A., C. F. Puttock, S. Cordell, and R. P. Adams. 2004. Morphological and genetic variation within Metrosideros polymorpha (Myrtaceae) on Hawai'i. New Zealand Journal of Botany 42(2): 263-270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0028825X.2004.9512903

2-Stacy, E. A., J. B. Johansen, T. Sakishima, and D. K. Price. 2016. Genetic analysis of an ephemeral intraspecific hybrid zone in the hypervariable tree, Metrosideros polymorpha, on Hawai/`i Island. Heredity 117(3): 173-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/hdy.2016.40

3-Stacy, E. A., J. B. Johansen, T. Sakishima, D. K. Price, and Y. Pillon. 2014. Incipient radiation within the dominant Hawaiian tree Metrosideros

4-Wagner, W. L., D. R. Herbst, and D. H. Lorence. 2005-present, Flora of the Hawaiian Islands website. Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany, Washington, D.C. http://botany.si.edu/pacificislandbiodiversity/hawaiianflora/index.htm