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Collection Details

Species: Adiantum sp.

Pteridaceae Adiantum sp.
A. K. Neill , P. Lewis, D. Whyte, A. Oberli, D. Cole, L. McAlpin 3680

Collection Date: 27 February 2013
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 27 February 2013
Institution: UCWI


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, southern end of Salt Island Lagoon, Horse Cave.

DD Latitude: 17.8918

DD Longitude: -76.9838

Coordinate uncertainty: 10 m

Min. Elevation: 23.4 m


Habitat Description: Multi-species fern population on rocks and guano inside Horse Cave, which has a large opening facing the wettest end of the lagoon.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Many individuals of this species present.

Habit: herb

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen