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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Hura crepitans L.
Sandboxtree

Hura crepitans
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Descourtilz, M.E., Flore m├ędicale des Antilles, vol. 2: t. 124 (1822) [J.T. Descourtilz]

Family: Euphorbiaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Collected in 1967 by Robert W. Long (2540, USF) on the island of Key West and sparingly naturalized.

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Hura crepitans has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland


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Hura crepitans
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Descourtilz, M.E., Flore m├ędicale des Antilles, vol. 2: t. 124 (1822) [J.T. Descourtilz]