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Collection Details

Species: Desmodium incanum DC.

Fabaceae Desmodium incanum DC.
A. K. Neill , T. F. Rehman, P. Lewis 3531

Collection Date: 6 September 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 23 September 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 Manatee Bay to South Camp.

DD Latitude: 17.8575

DD Longitude: -76.9677

Coordinate uncertainty: 7 m

Min. Elevation: 39.8 m


Habitat Description: Dry forest, interior limestone hills, trailside.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Small wiry shrub at trailside. Flowers with pink banner, keel white tipped purple.

Max. Height: 1 m

Habit: shrub

Other Data

Research Site: Hellshire Hills mainland

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen