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Collection Details

Species: Crateva tapia L.

Capparaceae Crateva tapia L.
A. K. Neill , P. Lewis, D. Whyte, A. Oberli, D. Cole, L. McAlpin 3673

Collection Date: 27 February 2013
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 15 March 2013
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, Salt Island Lagoon, Jamaica Gun Club property access trail along southern border of lagoon.

DD Latitude: 17.8928

DD Longitude: -76.9894

Coordinate uncertainty: 14 m

Min. Elevation: 16.3 m


Habitat Description: Limestone forest along edge of Salt Island Lagoon.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Small tree in red clay and limestone. Sterile. Four other individuals seen in this area, all small.

Max. Height: 5 m

Habit: tree

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen