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Collection Details

Species: Cynanchum sp.

Asclepiadaceae Cynanchum sp.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis, B. Wilson, L. Samson, D. Whyte, D. B. Hay, B. Barrett, D. McKnight, C. Moodie 3319

Collection Date: 30 April 2012
Determined By: P. Lewis
Determination Date: 30 April 2012
Institution: UCWI


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Hellshire Hills mainland, overlook east of upper iguana nest site, at edge of Big Depression.

DD Latitude: 17.8723

DD Longitude: -76.9662

Coordinate uncertainty: 3 m

Min. Elevation: 113.1 m


Habitat Description: Limestone cliff top.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Small twining vine, climbing in shrubs. Immature fruits greenish-brown.

Max. Height: 2 m

Habit: vine

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen