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Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve
County: Collier County
Size: 53913 acres
Latitude: 25.84944º Longitude: -81.56056º
Notes: For a map and more information click here.
Managing Agency: Florida Department of Enivironmental Protection, Office of Coastal and Aquatic Managed Areas

There are 182 taxa reported for
Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Abutilon permolle Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Acalypha ostryifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Acanthocereus tetragonus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Agave decipiens Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Agave sisalana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Aloe vera Present Not Native, Cultivated Only 52085
Alternanthera flavescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Ampelopsis arborea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Annona squamosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Antigonon leptopus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Argemone mexicana Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Atriplex cristata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Batis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Blutaparon vermiculare Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Boerhavia diffusa Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Borrichia frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Bothriochloa ischaemum var. songarica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Bothriochloa pertusa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Caesalpinia bonduc Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cakile lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Canavalia rosea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Capraria biflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 11154
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Celosia nitida Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Celtis iguanaea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cenchrus echinatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cereus repandus Present Not Native, Naturalized Not Invasive 52085
Cheilanthes microphylla Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Chrysophyllum oliviforme Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cissus trifoliata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cissus verticillata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Coccoloba diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Colubrina asiatica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Commelina erecta Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Crotalaria incana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Cryptostegia grandiflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Cynophalla flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cyperus floridanus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cyperus planifolius Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Cyperus rotundus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Delonix regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Dicliptera sexangularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Digitaria ciliaris Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Dimocarpus longan Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 52085
Encyclia tampensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Eugenia foetida Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Euphorbia hypericifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Euphorbia ophthalmica Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Euphorbia tirucalli Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Cultivated Only 52085
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Funastrum clausum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Galactia striata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Gossypium hirsutum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Heliotropium angiospermum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Heteropogon contortus Present Doubtfully Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Hymenocallis latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Ipomoea alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Ipomoea hederifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Ipomoea pes-caprae subsp. brasiliensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Ipomoea triloba Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Ipomoea violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Iresine diffusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Iva imbricata Present Native Not Introduced Native 11762
Jatropha gossypiifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Kalanchoe daigremontiana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Kalanchoe delagoensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Kalanchoe pinnata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Lantana involucrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Lasiacis divaricata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Leptochloa dubia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Leucaena leucocephala Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Lycium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Malvastrum corchorifolium Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Mangifera indica Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Manilkara jaimiqui subsp. emarginata Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated Not Introduced Native 1235 1235
Manilkara zapota Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Maytenus phyllanthoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Melanthera nivea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Melothria pendula Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Mentzelia floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Myrcianthes fragrans Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Myriopus volubilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Opuntia humifusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Opuntia stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Paspalidium chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Paspalum distichum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Paspalum vaginatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 12048
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Pectis glaucescens Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Pentalinon luteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Petiveria alliacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Physalis angulata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Piscidia piscipula Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Pisonia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Pithecellobium keyense Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Pithecellobium unguis-cati Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. michauxiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Plumbago zeylanica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native 52085
Portulaca rubricaulis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Psychotria nervosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Quadrella cynophallophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Rivina humilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Sapindus saponaria var. saponaria Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Scaevola plumieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 10395
Scaevola taccada Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 10396
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Senna atomaria Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced 52085
Senna ligustrina Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Senna obtusifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Setaria macrosperma Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Seutera angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sida ulmifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sideroxylon celastrinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sideroxylon foetidissimum Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Solanum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 52085
Solanum lycopersicum Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Sonchus oleraceus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Spartina patens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Spondias purpurea Present Not Native, Naturalized 52085
Sporobolus domingensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sporobolus pyramidalis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Sporobolus pyramidatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Sporobolus virginicus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Stachytarpheta cayennensis 52085
Suaeda linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Suriana maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tecoma stans Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 52085
Thespesia populnea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 52085
Tillandsia balbisiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia recurvata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia setacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Uniola paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159
Urochloa distachya Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 52085
Urochloa fusca Present Native X Native 52085
Vachellia tortuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Verbesina virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 52085
Yucca aloifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15159


References for Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve:
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A. 1996. Observations of vascular plants at Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve, Dade County, Florida. July 14, 1996. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Johnson, A.F., and J.W. Muller. 1993. An assessment of Florida's remaining coastal upland natural communities: southwest Florida. Tallahassee: Florida Natural Areas Inventory.
Wilder, J.G. and Barry, M.J. 2012. A Floristic Inventory of Dismal Key and Fakahatchee Islandó Two Shell Mounds Situated Within the Ten Thousand Islands Region in the Gulf of Mexico, Collier County, Florida. 08 May 2010 - 07 Jan 2012. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 6.1 (2012): 259-72. Print.


Vouchers for Cape Romano - Ten Thousand Islands Aquatic Preserve:
Lorenz 80, FTG