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Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area
County: Monroe County (Keys)
Size: 103.65 acres
Latitude: 24.701976º Longitude: -81.42556º
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Managing Agency: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

There are 133 taxa reported for
Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Abildgaardia ovata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Agalinis fasciculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Agalinis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Amyris elemifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Andropogon glomeratus var. pumilus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Aristida purpurascens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Bacopa monnieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Batis maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 18478
Blutaparon vermiculare Present Native Not Introduced Native 22769 22769
Borrichia arborescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Borrichia frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Bourreria succulenta Present Native Not Introduced Native 18479
Buchnera americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Byrsonima lucida Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Calyptranthes pallens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Canella winterana Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Capraria biflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Casasia clusiifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Casuarina equisetifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18478
Cenchrus incertus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Chiococca parvifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Cladium jamaicense Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Coccoloba diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Coccothrinax argentata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Crossopetalum rhacoma Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 18478
Desmanthus virgatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Digitaria ciliaris Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 18478
Dioscorea bulbifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18480
Distichlis spicata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Dracaena marginata Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Not Invasive Cultivated 18478
Drypetes diversifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eragrostis elliottii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eriochloa michauxii var. michauxii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Erithalis fruticosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Ernodea littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eugenia foetida Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Euphorbia blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Euphorbia mesembryanthemifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Eustoma exaltatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Exothea paniculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Ficus citrifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Fimbristylis cymosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18478
Fimbristylis spadicea Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Flaveria linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Flaveria trinervia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 18478
Galactia striata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18479
Guapira discolor Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Hippomane mancinella Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Jacquinia keyensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Krugiodendron ferreum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Leucothrinax morrisii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Limonium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Livistona chinensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 18478
Lycium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18479
Macroptilium lathyroides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 18478
Manilkara jaimiqui subsp. emarginata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Manilkara zapota Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18478
Maytenus phyllanthoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Metopium toxiferum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Mikania scandens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Monanthochloe littoralis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Morinda royoc Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Mosiera longipes Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Mosiera longipes Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Muhlenbergia capillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Myrsine cubana Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Nephrolepis cordifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 50093
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18479
Panicum amarum Present Native Not Introduced Native 50094
Panicum virgatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Paspalidium chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Paspalum caespitosum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Paspalum laxum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Paspalum vaginatum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Pectis glaucescens Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 18478
Pentalinon luteum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Phoenix dactylifera Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 50093
Phyla nodiflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Piscidia piscipula Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Pithecellobium keyense Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Polygala boykinii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Reynosia septentrionalis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Rhynchospora colorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Salicornia bigelovii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Samolus ebracteatus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18478
Sarcocornia perennis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 18479
Schizachyrium gracile Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Schizachyrium sanguineum Present Native Not Introduced Native 50093
Schizachyrium sanguineum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Senna mexicana var. chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Serenoa repens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Setaria parviflora Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Seutera angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Sideroxylon celastrinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Sideroxylon salicifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Simarouba glauca Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Solanum donianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Sophora tomentosa var. truncata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18479
Spartina patens Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Spartina spartinae Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Spermacoce verticillata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 18478
Sporobolus domingensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Sporobolus virginicus Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Suriana maritima Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Symphyotrichum tenuifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Tamarindus indica Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Potentially Invasive Cultivated 18478
Thrinax radiata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Toxicodendron radicans Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Vachellia farnesiana var. pinetorum Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478
Ximenia americana Present Native Not Introduced Native 18478


References for Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area:
Bradley, K.A. 2000. Observations of vascular plants at Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife Environmental Area, Monroe County (Keys), Florida. 31 August 2000. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A., & S.W. Woodmansee. 2000. Observations of vascular plants at Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife Environmental Area, Monroe County (Keys), Florida. 13 September 2000. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.
Bradley, K.A., S.W. Woodmansee, & R. Guerra. 2000. Observations of vascular plants at Big Torch Hammocks, Florida Keys Wildlife Environmental Area, Monroe County (Keys), Florida. 14 September 2000. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.