Taxon: Pavonia spinifex (L.) Cav.

 
Genus: Pavonia
Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Malvoideae
      Tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 27060
Place of publication: Diss. 3:133, t. 45, fig. 2. 1787
Name Verified on: 07-Dec-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jul-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida, - Georgia
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda - Antigua; Bahamas; Barbados; Bermuda; Cuba; Dominica; Dominican Republic; Guadeloupe; Haiti; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Netherlands Antilles; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis - St. Kitts; St. Lucia; Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidad; Virgin Islands (British) - Tortola; Virgin Islands (U.S.)

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Angely, J. A. Flora analítica e fitográfica do Estado de São Paulo. 1970- (F Anal Sao Paulo)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Fryxell, P. A. 1999. Pavonia Cavanilles (Malvaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 76:224.
  • Fryxell, P. A. 1979. Una revisión del género Pavonia en México Bol. Soc. Bot. México 38:14-15.
  • Krapovickas, A. & C. L. Cristóbal 1962. Notas sobre la sección Lebretonia, Pavonia (Malvaceae) y revisión de las especies argentinas (Lilloa) 31:12.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

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