Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2013
In habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida
Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, Central America and northern South America.
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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:
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Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks from the upper Keys to the lower Keys. Reported for the lower sandy Keys by John H. Davis in 1942. We consider this native throughout the Florida Keys, but perhaps extirpated in the middle Keys.