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Taxon: Sapindus oahuensis Hillebr. ex Radlk.

Genus: Sapindus
Family: Sapindaceae
Subfamily: Sapindoideae
Nomen number: 33088
Place of publication: Sitzungsber. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. München 8:401. 1878
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Oahu soapberry  (Source: AH 679) - English
  • alulu  (Source: L Hawaii) - Hawaiian
  • kaulu  (Source: L Hawaii) - Hawaiian
  • lonomea  (Source: L Hawaii) - Hawaiian


  1. Little, E. L., Jr. & R. G. Skolmen. 1989. Common forest trees of Hawaii (native and introduced). U.S.D.A. Agriculture Handbook
  2. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  3. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands
  4. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i

Check other web resources for Sapindus oahuensis Hillebr. ex Radlk. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=33088. Accessed 17 July 2019.