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Collection Details

Species: Physalis cordata Mill.

Solanaceae Physalis cordata Mill.
A. K. Neill , R. K. Swadek, P. Lewis, M. Gold 3658

Collection Date: 15 December 2012
Determined By: A. K. Neill
Determination Date: 4 November 2013
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: Jamaica

Region: Middlesex County

Subregion: Saint Catherine Parish

Locality Description: Great Goat Island, southwest side, halfway up cliff face.

DD Latitude: 17.8643

DD Longitude: -77.0518

Coordinate uncertainty: 10 m

Min. Elevation: 29.7 m


Habitat Description: Limestone cliffs.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb in limestone hillside. Flowers yellow with a brownish eye ring at base of interior corolla tube. Fruits enclosed in inflated calyx.

Habit: herb

Other Data

Research Site: Goat Islands

Project: Flora of the Hellshire Hills, Jamaica

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen