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Collection Details

Species: Dichanthelium sp.

Poaceae Dichanthelium sp.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3529

Collection Date: 5 September 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 5 September 2012
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, coastal zone east of Wreck Bay.

DD Latitude: 17.8492

DD Longitude: -76.9285

Coordinate uncertainty: 4 m

Min. Elevation: 4.3 m


Habitat Description: Ruins of the "Salt Works," within stone walls behind mangroves.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Attractively spreading grass in rocky ruins.

Max. Height: 1.7 m

Habit: herb

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen