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Collection Details

Species: Ruppia maritima L.

Zanichelliaceae Ruppia maritima L.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3464

Collection Date: 2 September 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 1 December 2012
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, small pond behind beach at eastern shore of Manatee Bay.

DD Latitude: 17.8517

DD Longitude: -76.9685

Coordinate uncertainty: 4 m

Min. Elevation: 6.2 m


Habitat Description: Small brackish pond surrounded by mangroves behind beach.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Aquatic herb rooted in pond mud, submerged with only the tips of leaves emergent.

Habit: aquatic

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen