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Collection Details

Species: Duranta erecta L.

Verbenaceae Duranta erecta L.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3478

Collection Date: 3 September 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 5 February 2013
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, central interior hills, trail from old Main Camp to lower iguana nest site.

DD Latitude: 17.8796

DD Longitude: -76.9667

Coordinate uncertainty: 4 m

Min. Elevation: 169.7 m


Habitat Description: Dry forest, interior limestone hills.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrub on limestone at trailside. Flowers purple. Fruits pale orange.

Max. Height: 4 m

Habit: shrub

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen