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Collection Details

Species: Rhabdadenia biflora (Jacq.) Müll. Arg.

Apocynaceae Rhabdadenia biflora (Jacq.) Müll. Arg.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3442

Collection Date: 5 May 2012
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 5 May 2012
Institution: UCWI


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: 17.8535

DD Longitude: -76.9772

Coordinate uncertainty: 4 m

Min. Elevation: 6.6 m


Habitat Description: Edge of limestone hills where these meet the mangroves of the swamp.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Long climbing, sprawling vine on shrubs in limestone at edge of small mud hole. Flowers white with yellow throat, no scent; fruit green.

Max. Height: 8 m

Habit: vine

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen