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Noronhia emarginata (Lam.) Thouars
Madagascar-olive

Noronhia emarginata
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Family: Sapotaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Madagascar; escaped from cultivation in South Florida.

Map of Florida Locations

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Comments: An herbarium voucher is needed for the state of Florida.

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Noronhia emarginata has been found in the following 3 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Loxahatchee River Natural Area Present Not Native, Cultivated Only
Ocean Ridge Hammock Park Present Not Native, Naturalized


Noronhia emarginata has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Maritime Hammock

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Noronhia emarginata
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Noronhia emarginata
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr