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Collection Details

Species: Pithecellobium unguis-cati (L.) Benth.

Fabaceae Pithecellobium unguis-cati (L.) Benth.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3282


Collection Date: 28 April 2012
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 28 April 2012
Institution: UCWI

Locality

Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, Manatee Bay, coastal scrub just east of Beach Camp

DD Latitude: 17.8526

DD Longitude: -76.9707

Coordinate uncertainty: 6 m

Min. Elevation: 3 m

Habitat

Habitat Description: Coastal scrub behind treeline.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrubby tree. Flowers green-yellow-cream; fruits red-orange, coiling; seeds black with white aril.

Max. Height: 6 m

Habit: tree

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen