Endemic to South Florida in the lower Florida Keys.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
South Florida History and Distribution:
Ranked as critically imperiled in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
; pp 289-290) based on one extant occurrence within National Key Deer Refuge. No new occurrences are known.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For a recent taxonomic assessment of O. ochrocentra
and O. cubensis
in South Florida, see Majure et al. 2014
Synonyms: O. cubensis