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Gasparilla Island State Park
County: Lee County
Size: 127.24 acres
Latitude: 26.77194º Longitude: -82.26639º
Managing Agency: Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Recreation and Parks

There are 104 taxa reported for
Gasparilla Island State Park

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Agave sisalana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15400
Alternanthera flavescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ambrosia artemisiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15400
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Atriplex cristata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Batis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15400
Borrichia frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Caesalpinia bonduc Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Cakile lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Calyptocarpus vialis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15400
Canavalia rosea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15400
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15400
Centrosema virginianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Chamaecrista fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Chloris gayana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15400
Chrysobalanus icaco Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Cnidoscolus stimulosus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Crotalaria rotundifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Croton glandulosus var. floridanus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Croton punctatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Cyperus ligularis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ernodea littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Eupatorium leptophyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Euphorbia blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Euphorbia mesembryanthemifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Fimbristylis spadicea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Flaveria floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 22676
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Harrisia aboriginum Doubtfully Present 21764
Helianthus debilis subsp. debilis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive Formerly Cultivated 18864
Helianthus debilis subsp. vestitus Recorded as Present in Error 8540 8540
Heliotropium curassavicum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Heterotheca subaxillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Hydrocotyle umbellata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Hylocereus undatus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15400
Ipomoea alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ipomoea pes-caprae subsp. brasiliensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ipomoea sagittata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Iva frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 22676
Iva imbricata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Jacquinia keyensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15400
Leucaena leucocephala Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15400
Limonium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Melanthera nivea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15400
Myrica cerifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Oenothera humifusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Oenothera simulans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Opuntia stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Panicum amarum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Physalis angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Phytolacca americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Rayjacksonia phyllocephala Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15400
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Sarcocornia perennis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Scaevola plumieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Scaevola taccada Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15400
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15400
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15400
Solanum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15400
Solanum chenopodioides Present Native Not Introduced 22997
Solidago sempervirens Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Sporobolus domingensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Stenaria nigricans var. nigricans Present Native Not Introduced Native 20276 20276
Suaeda linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Suriana maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Tribulus cistoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15400
Tridax procumbens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15400
Uniola paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Verbesina virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Yucca aloifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400
Zanthoxylum clava-herculis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15400


References for Gasparilla Island State Park:
Braem, S. 2001. Personal communication on 13 February 2001 via email. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Clark, J. 1978. Preserving the Heritage of Gasparilla Island. Washington, D.C.: Conservation Foundation.
Florida Park Service District 4. 1994. The vascular plants of Gasparilla Island State Recreation Area, field listing. 09/30/94. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Gann, G.D., & L.A. Gann-Matzen. 2000. Observations of vascular plants at Gasparilla Island State Recreation Area, Lee County, Florida. 28 December 2000. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.


Vouchers for Gasparilla Island State Park:
Braem 92, USF
Peters & Braem GI0009, USF