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Fatoua villosa (Thunb.) Nakai
Hairy crabweed

Fatoua villosa
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originally published in Gaudichaud-Beaupré, C., Voyage autour du monde sur la corvette la Bonite exécuté pendant les années 1836 et 1837, commandé par M. Vaillant, Atlas, t. 84 (1841-1852

Family: Moraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

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SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

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Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. First collected in 1981 by John Popenoe as a weed on Sugarloaf Key (1979 USF).

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Fatoua villosa has been reported from the following conservation area in the FLORIDA KEYS :
Occurrence Native Status
National Key Deer Refuge Present Not Native, Naturalized




Fatoua villosa has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland


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Fatoua villosa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Gaudichaud-Beaupré, C., Voyage autour du monde sur la corvette la Bonite exécuté pendant les années 1836 et 1837, commandé par M. Vaillant, Atlas, t. 84 (1841-1852