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Stylosanthes calcicola Small
Everglades key pencilflower

Stylosanthes calcicola
Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer

Family: Fabaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: South Florida, the West Indies (Cuba, Bahamas) and Central America (Guatemala).

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NatureServe Global Status: Vulnerable

State of Florida Status: Endangered

Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status: Imperiled

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Stylosanthes calcicola has been found in the following 5 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Biscayne National Park Recorded as Present in Error
Castellow Hammock Park Presumed Extirpated Presumed Extirpated
Everglades National Park Present Native
National Key Deer Refuge Present Native
Terrestris Preserve Present Native

Stylosanthes calcicola has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Native
Monroe County (Keys) Native

Stylosanthes calcicola has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Marl Prairie
Pine Rockland

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Stylosanthes calcicola
Copyright by: Roger L. Hammer