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Collection Details

Species: Heliotropium gnaphalodes L.

Boraginaceae Heliotropium gnaphalodes L.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis, B. Wilson, L. Samson, M. Gold 3420

Collection Date: 3 May 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 15 November 2012
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Big Pelican Cay, western coast, offshore of the Hellshire Hills.

DD Latitude: 17.8001

DD Longitude: -77.0159

Coordinate uncertainty: 4 m

Min. Elevation: 0.5 m


Habitat Description: Sandy, weedy beach above tideline.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrub growing in sand on beach. Grey-pubescent. Flowers white.

Max. Height: 1.7 m

Habit: shrub

Other Data

Research Site: Pelican Cays

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen