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Collection Details

Species: Cassine xylocarpa Vent.

Celastraceae Cassine xylocarpa Vent.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis, K. Williams 3435

Collection Date: 4 May 2012
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 18 December 2012
Institution: UCWI


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, trail near South Camp.

DD Latitude: 17.8662

DD Longitude: -76.9654

Coordinate uncertainty: 11 m

Min. Elevation: 102.4 m


Habitat Description: Dry forest, interior limestone hills.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree on limestone. Fruits fleshy, orange turning black.

Max. Height: 8 m

Habit: tree

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen