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Collection Details

Species: Echites umbellatus Jacq.

Apocynaceae Echites umbellatus Jacq.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis, B. Wilson, L. Samson, D. Whyte, D. B. Hay, B. Barrett, D. McKnight 3361


Collection Date: 1 May 2012
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 1 May 2012
Institution: UCWI

Locality

Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, northwest of Manatee Bay on eastern edge of Big Western Swamp.

DD Latitude: 17.8547

DD Longitude: -76.9784

Coordinate uncertainty: 6 m

Min. Elevation: 8.4 m

Habitat

Habitat Description: Limestone hills and plains of arid scrub.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herbaceous vine climbing a shrub, in limestone. Flowers green, still in bud.

Max. Height: 2 m

Habit: vine

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen