Taxon: Trema lamarckiana (Schult.) Blume

Genus: Trema
Family: Cannabaceae
Nomen number: 36830
Place of publication: Mus. bot. 2:58. 1856
Link to protologue:
Comment: although treated here as feminine, in accordance with botanical tradition (Melbourne ICN Art. 62.1), the genus is of neuter gender according to NCU-3
Name Verified on: 15-Nov-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jan-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • West Indian trema  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

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

    • Caribbean: Bahamas ; Bermuda ; Cayman Islands ; Cuba ; Dominica ; Dominican Republic ; Guadeloupe ; Haiti ; Jamaica ; Martinique ; Montserrat ; Netherlands Antilles Saba, St. Eustatius; Puerto Rico ; St. Kitts and Nevis St. Kitts; St. Vincent and Grenadines St. Vincent


  • 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)
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  • Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  • Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)


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