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thickleaf peperomia
Peperomia hypoleuca
Peperomia hypoleuca
thickleaf peperomia pepper
Peperomia hypoleuca Piperaceae
common name
  thickleaf peperomia
accepted scientific name
  Peperomia hypoleuca Miq.
rules for finding collection records
  Peperomia hypoleuca (145)
family name
  • Piperaceae
Image Author: National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite, Whorled, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawai`i.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Peperomia hypoleuca   Miq.   (TSN: 18254, Index: 357)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names