Endemic to South Florida in Miami-Dade County.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
This species concept was revised by Keith Bradley and Jimi Sadle in 2021 (in Weakley et al. 2021
). See also E. hammeri
and E. ogdenii
. See also Florida Natural Areas Inventory's Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Florida
page (Chafin 2000) for a discussion of E. porteriana
in the broad sense.
Synonyms: Chamaesyce porteriana.