South Florida and the West Indies.
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of South Florida Locations
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of Florida Keys Locations
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Discovered in Florida on North Key Largo in 1882 (Small, 1931). Reported in 1931 by John Kunkel Small for hammocks on Key Largo and Adams Key. We consider this native and extant in the upper Keys (Key Largo). It is extirpated on Adams Key.