Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2013
In habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida
Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, southern Mexico, Central America and South America.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of South Florida Locations
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
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Florida Keys History and Distribution:
First collected between 1838 and 1853 by John Loomis Blodgett on the island of Key West and on Big Pine Key. Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for pinelands and hammocks from the upper Keys to the lower Keys. We consider this native and extant from the upper Keys to the lower Keys.