Copyright by: Chuck McCartney, 2014
Long Key Natural Area, Broward County, Florida, USA
Peninsular Florida, the West Indies and Central America.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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Myrsine floridana, Rapanea punctata; R. guyanensis, misapplied.
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks and pinelands in the lower Keys. Mapped by Elbert L. Little, Jr. (1978) for the upper Keys (Key Largo) and the lower Keys. We consider this native to the upper Keys (Key Largo), middle Keys (Lignumvitae Key) and the lower Keys.