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Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguélen

Microhabitat Description:
Among maya hedge, rocky hill  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
[Mary] Agnes Chase  Search this
Place:
Sierra de Luquillo, Rio Grande, hill above, Luquillo, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
1 Dec 1913
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguélen
Barcode:
00728538
USNM Number:
732258
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Celosia nitida Vahl

Min. Elevation:
235  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
On hedge.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
N.E. of Gros Morne., Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1926
Common name:
La malaye.
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Celosia nitida Vahl
Barcode:
00856440
USNM Number:
1300882
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Celosia nitida Vahl

Microhabitat Description:
On hedges.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Genevieve M. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Mole St. Nicolas; road through Mole Gorge., Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
13 Feb 1929
Common name:
La malaye.
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Celosia nitida Vahl
Barcode:
00856433
USNM Number:
1451814
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Cissampelos pareira L.

Min. Elevation:
800  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Vining on hedge.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Marmelade. Road to St Michel., Nord, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1925
Common name:
Twiner; graveyard
pareira brava
velvetleaf
Lianne a barriques
Velvet Wiss
Feuille de Coeur
Hoja ratón
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Menispermaceae
Published Name:
Cissampelos pareira L.
Barcode:
00861538
USNM Number:
1149896
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Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth var. altissima

Min. Elevation:
235  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Common on trees and hedges along river.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Along river N.E. of Gros Morne., Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1926
Common name:
Pabellon del Rey
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth var. altissima
Barcode:
00856450
USNM Number:
1300803
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Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth var. altissima

Min. Elevation:
325  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Common in hedges and in trees.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
North of Pilate., Nord, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 Feb 1926
Common name:
Pabellon del Rey
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth var. altissima
Barcode:
00856453
USNM Number:
1300720
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Rorippa portoricensis (Spreng.) Stehlé var. portoricensis

Microhabitat Description:
Crece en sitios húmedos al lado de setos vivos (hedges) de Bromelia pinguin.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
José de Js. Jiménez Almonte  Search this
Place:
Pontezuela., Dominican Republic, West Indies - Neotropics
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Capparales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Rorippa portoricensis (Spreng.) Stehlé var. portoricensis
Barcode:
00862142
USNM Number:
2111520
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Boerhavia scandens L.

Min. Elevation:
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Microhabitat Description:
On hedges.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of St. Marc., Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1920
Common name:
climbing wartclub
Pega-pollo
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Boerhavia scandens L.
Barcode:
00847857
USNM Number:
1075253
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Rivina humilis L.

Min. Elevation:
235  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Border of hedge.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
NE of Gros Morne., Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1926
Common name:
Jumbel pepper bush
Jumbel pepper bush
Pepper bush
Polo
rougeplant
Stakamahatsji
Vierba Mora
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Phytolaccaceae
Published Name:
Rivina humilis L.
Barcode:
00848055
USNM Number:
1300806
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Iresine angustifolia Euphrasén

Min. Elevation:
235  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In hedge on dry cultivated slope.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
SE of Gros Morne., Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1926
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Iresine angustifolia Euphrasén
Barcode:
00847695
USNM Number:
1300805
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Stigmaphyllon floribundum (DC.) C.E. Anderson

Microhabitat Description:
in hedges and thickets  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Heinrich F. A. von Eggers  Search this
Place:
Jimenez, Luquillo, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
May 1883
Common name:
woolly Amazonvine
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Malpighiaceae
Published Name:
Stigmaphyllon floribundum (DC.) C.E. Anderson
Barcode:
00674594
USNM Number:
1362375
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Desmodium incanum (Sw.) DC.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Box  Search this
Place:
Among grasses and low hedges amongst everywhere, Antigua and Barbuda, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Aug 1937
Common name:
Nihonihokioe
niu niu
Pakaka
Palaka pute
Paraka
Puapipi'i
Sa'-ra'
zarzabacoa comun
Piripiri arapita
Amor Seco.
Amor Seco (Dry love).
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosales Fabaceae Fabaceae Faboideae Faboideae
Published Name:
Desmodium incanum (Sw.) DC.
Desmodium canum (J.F. Gmel.) Schling & Thell. var. canum
Barcode:
01005027
USNM Number:
1713918
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Cissus verticillata subsp. verticillata (L.) Nicolson & C.E. Jarvis

Min. Elevation:
235  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
On hedge  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Gros Morne, town, Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1926
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rhamnales Vitaceae
Published Name:
Cissus verticillata subsp. verticillata (L.) Nicolson & C.E. Jarvis
Barcode:
00849472
USNM Number:
1300887
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Dalbergia ecastaphyllum (L.) Taub.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Robert L. Wilbur  Search this
E. L. Dunn  Search this
Henry A. Hespenheide  Search this
D. R. Wiseman  Search this
Place:
Dense bushy shrub forming hedge 1-2m high. Petals white. Beach at St. David Bay near Castle Bruce, St. David, Dominica, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
26 Jul 1964
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Dalbergia ecastaphyllum (L.) Taub.
Barcode:
01004634
USNM Number:
2519154
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Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Box  Search this
Place:
Antigua, Upper Cedar Hill, Roadside hedges near habitations., Antigua and Barbuda, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 May 1937
Common name:
Governor Plum
hog plum
Manzanita
Chinese-date
Indian jujube
Jo-jo
Doonks
hard to read "Bunks"
Pomme cerette
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rhamnales Rhamnaceae
Published Name:
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Barcode:
01079347
USNM Number:
1713738
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Melochia pyramidata L.

Min. Elevation:
350  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Climbing over hedge  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of St. Michel de l'Atalaye, Mt. la Mine, Artibonite, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
22 Nov 1925
Common name:
pyramidflower
la'sa yu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Sterculiaceae
Published Name:
Melochia pyramidata L.
Barcode:
00850009
USNM Number:
1149259
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Malpighia emarginata DC.

Microhabitat Description:
Hedges and sides of thickets and woods in the drier parts of the island  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Box  Search this
Place:
Long Lane, Antigua and Barbuda, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Sep 1937
Common name:
Grenadia, Mex.
Barbados cherry
Nassau Cherry
West Indian Cherry
cumbriu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Malpighiaceae
Published Name:
Malpighia emarginata DC.
Barcode:
00959365
USNM Number:
1714046
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Cissus trifoliata L.

Microhabitat Description:
On hedge  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Genevieve M. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Port de Paix, road to Trois Rivières, Nord-Ouest, Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1928
Common name:
sorrelvine
luba' chorisu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rhamnales Vitaceae
Published Name:
Cissus trifoliata L.
Barcode:
00849495
USNM Number:
1450004
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Antigonon leptopus Hook. & Arn.

Microhabitat Description:
Vining on hedges.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Port au Prince., Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Feb 1920
Common name:
coral vine
Bellasima
Coralita
Coralita
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygonales Polygonaceae
Published Name:
Antigonon leptopus Hook. & Arn.
Barcode:
00856037
USNM Number:
1075025
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Antigonon leptopus Hook. & Arn.

Microhabitat Description:
On hedges.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Emery C. Leonard  Search this
Genevieve M. Leonard  Search this
Place:
Vicinity of Jean Rabel. Near camp on Jean Rabel River., Haiti, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
2 Feb 1929
Common name:
coral vine
Bellasima
Coralita
Coralita
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygonales Polygonaceae
Published Name:
Antigonon leptopus Hook. & Arn.
Barcode:
00856035
USNM Number:
1451490
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