Taxon: Citharexylum caudatum L.

 
Genus: Citharexylum
Family: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 10657
Place of publication: Fl. jamaic. 18. 1759 "Citharexylon"
Name Verified on: 19-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Aug-2008
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - San Luis Potosi
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Tabasco, - Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Bahamas; Cuba; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Puerto Rico
    • Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Western South America: Colombia

  • Naturalized:

  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. 1982 (F Bahamas)
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  • Núñez Meléndez, E. Plantas medicinales de Puerto Rico: Folklore y fundamentos científicos. 1982 (Pl Med PR)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). 2001 (F Nicaragua)
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image