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Mound Key Archaeological State Park
County: Lee County
Size: 168.86 acres
Latitude: 26.42167º Longitude: -81.86417º
Notes: For a map and more information click here.
Managing Agency: Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Recreation and Parks

There are 150 taxa reported for
Mound Key Archaeological State Park

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Scientific Name: Occurrence: Native Status: Introduced Status: Invasive Status: Cultivated Status: Reference: Voucher:
Acalypha ostryifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Acanthocereus tetragonus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Agave decipiens Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Agave sisalana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Alternanthera flavescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Annona squamosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive Formerly Cultivated 20580
Anredera vesicaria Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Ardisia escallonioides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Atriplex cristata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Avicennia germinans Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Baccharis dioica Recorded as Present in Error 15037
Baccharis halimifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Bacopa monnieri Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Bauhinia variegata var. variegata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Bidens alba var. radiata Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Blutaparon vermiculare Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated Not Introduced Native 1336 1336
Borrichia frutescens Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Bougainvillea glabra Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 15037
Bursera simaruba Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Caesalpinia bonduc Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Cakile lanceolata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. halicacabum Recorded as Present in Error 14604
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Carica papaya Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Catharanthus roseus Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15037
Celosia nitida Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580 2065
Celtis iguanaea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580 8050
Celtis pallida Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580 7983
Chamaecrista nictitans var. aspera Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Chiococca alba Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Chromolaena odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Cissus trifoliata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Cissus verticillata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Citrus x aurantiifolia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Potentially Invasive 15037
Citrus x aurantium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Coccoloba uvifera Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Commelina erecta Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Conocarpus erectus Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Conyza canadensis Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Crinum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Cryptostegia grandiflora Doubtfully Present 15037
Cryptostegia madagascariensis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive Cultivated 15037
Cuscuta pentagona Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Cyperus croceus Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Dactyloctenium aegyptium Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Delonix regia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Encyclia tampensis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Eragrostis amabilis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20580
Eragrostis ciliaris Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20580
Eragrostis pectinacea var. tracyi Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580 18807
Erythrina herbacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Eugenia axillaris Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Eugenia foetida Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Eugenia rhombea Recorded as Present in Error 15037
Eugenia uniflora Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Eupatorium capillifolium Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Euphorbia blodgettii Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Euphorbia cyathophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Euphorbia hirta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Euphorbia ophthalmica Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Eustachys petraea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Evolvulus alsinoides var. alsinoides Possibly Extirpated Possibly Extirpated 52253 52253
Ficus aurea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Forestiera segregata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Galactia striata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Galactia volubilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Gossypium hirsutum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Heliotropium angiospermum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Heliotropium curassavicum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Hymenocallis latifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Ipomoea cordatotriloba Doubtfully Present 14610
Ipomoea hederacea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15037
Ipomoea indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Iresine diffusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Kalanchoe pinnata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Laguncularia racemosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Lantana camara Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Lantana involucrata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Lepidium virginicum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Limonium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Lycium carolinianum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Malvastrum corchorifolium Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Malvaviscus arboreus Recorded as Present in Error 14610
Malvaviscus penduliflorus Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 15037
Maytenus phyllanthoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Melia azedarach Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Melinis repens Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Mentzelia floridana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Momordica charantia Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 20580
Morus rubra Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Oeceoclades maculata Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Opuntia humifusa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Opuntia stricta Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Orthosia scoparia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Paspalidium chapmanii Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Passiflora suberosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Pectis linearifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Persea americana Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Petiveria alliacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Phlebodium aureum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Physalis angulata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Physalis angustifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Pisonia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Pithecellobium unguis-cati Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Pleopeltis polypodioides var. michauxiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Pluchea baccharis Doubtfully Present 14609
Pluchea odorata Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Polygala violacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Portulaca oleracea Present Doubtfully Native Assumed to be Introduced Potentially Invasive 20580
Portulaca pilosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Psidium guajava Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Punica granatum Present Not Native, Cultivated Only Not Introduced Cultivated Only Cultivated 15037
Quadrella cynophallophora Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Randia aculeata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Rhizophora mangle Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Rhynchosia minima Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Ricinus communis Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Rivina humilis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Sabal palmetto Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Salvia misella Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580 8722
Salvia occidentalis Recorded as Present in Error 14609
Sansevieria hyacinthoides Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 15037
Sapindus saponaria var. saponaria Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Schinus terebinthifolius Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Senna ligustrina Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Senna obtusifolia Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Sesuvium portulacastrum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Sida acuta Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 20580
Sida spinosa Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Ruderal 15037
Sideroxylon celastrinum Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Sideroxylon foetidissimum Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Solanum americanum Present Native Not Introduced Ruderal 15037
Suaeda linearis Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Thespesia populnea Present Not Native, Naturalized Introduced Invasive 20580
Tillandsia balbisiana Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia flexuosa Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia paucifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia recurvata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia setacea Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia usneoides Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Tillandsia utriculata Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Urochloa fusca Present Native X Native 15037 52312
Verbesina virginica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Vigna luteola Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Waltheria indica Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580
Yucca aloifolia Present Native Not Introduced Native 15037
Zanthoxylum fagara Present Native Not Introduced Native 20580


References for Mound Key Archaeological State Park:
Avery, G.N. 1974. Preliminary plant list for Mound Key, Estero Bay. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Avery, G.N. 1983. Botanical notes of George Avery, south Florida botanist 1922 - 1983. Fairchild Tropical Garden Archives.
Cooper, S.T. 1978. Floristic assessment of Mound Key, Lee County, Florida. Masters Dissertation. University of South Florida, Tampa.
Florida Park Service District 4. 1994. The vascular plants of Mound Key State Archeological Site: Field listing, 9/30/94. In files of The Institute for Regional Conservation, Miami, FL.
Gann, G.D., B. Hattaway, and S. Braem. 2001. Observations of vascular plants at Mound Key State Archaeological Site, Lee County, Florida. 12 January 2001. Institute for Regional Conservation. Miami, Florida.


Vouchers for Mound Key Archaeological State Park:
Avery et al. 1466, FTG
Avery et al. 1474, FTG
Cole, S. MK0025. USF. Voucher of Urochloa fusca at Mound Key State Archaeological Site in Lee County, Florida, USA on 20 Aug 1993. Link to specimen.
Craighead s.n., FTG
Lakela, O. 27020. USF. Voucher of Evolvulus alsinoides at Mound Key Archaeological State Park in Lee County, FL, USA. 20 Apr 1964. Link to specimen.
Lakela, O., F.C. Craighead, C. Craighead. 27043. USF. Voucher of Eragrostis pectinacea var. tracyi in Lee County, USA on 20 Apr 1964. Link to specimen.
Todd 44, USF
Todd 72, USF
Todd s.n., FSU
Todd s.n., USF
Todd s.n., USF