1. Family: Myrtaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Eugenia P.Micheli ex L.
      1. Eugenia rhombea (O.Berg) Krug & Urb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Florida Keys to N. Venezuela, Mexico to Central America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Windward Is.

    Eugenia rhombea (O.Berg) Krug & Urb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 2005 Hamilton, M.A. [47] 76510.000
    Feb 1, 2005 Lundell, C.L. [20343], Guatemala K000276263 isotype
    Feb 1, 2005 Lundell, C.L. [20007], Guatemala K000276264 paratype
    Sugden, A.M. [749], Venezuela K001003044
    Box, H.E. [916], Antigua & Barbuda K001002644
    Lundell, C.L. [18877], Guatemala K001001971
    Lundell, C.L. [20203], Guatemala K001001972
    Lundell, C.L. [20210], Guatemala K001001973
    Lundell, C.L. [18889], Guatemala K001001974
    Lundell, C.L. [18892], Guatemala K001001975
    Ekman, E.L. [3934], Haiti K001002650
    Harris, W. [9618], Jamaica K001002649
    Britton, N.L. [1580], Puerto Rico K001002641
    Wilson, P. [7866], Bahamas K001002648
    Wilson, P. [8050], Anguilla K001002652
    Dorr, L.J. [9098], Venezuela K001003043
    Rugel [227], USA K001001730
    Rugel [226], USA K001001731
    Killip, E.P. [11071], Colombia K001003042
    Nash, G.V. [948], Bahamas K001002653
    Contreras, E. [8025], Guatemala K001001976
    Fuertes [278], Dominican Republic K001002642
    Leonard, E.C. [14654], Haiti K001002643
    Leonard, E.C. [11442], Haiti K001002647
    Roig, J.T. [5284], Cuba K001002651
    Holst, B.K. [8864] K000066150
    Small, J.K. [4882], USA K001001729
    Hamilton, M.A. [47], British Virgin Is. K000297667
    Acevedo-Rdgz, P. [14089a], Dominican Republic K001002636
    Acevedo-Rdgz, P. [14083], Dominican Republic K001002637
    Acevedo-Rdgz, P. [14083], Dominican Republic K001002638
    Acevedo-Rdgz, P. [14011], Dominican Republic K001002639
    Araquistain, M. [3534], Nicaragua K001001977
    Grifo, Francesca T. [227], Dominican Republic K001002640
    Arnaldo, F. [1730], Netherlands Antilles K001002645
    Rorg, J.T. [5284], Cuba K001002646

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 644 (1895)

    Accepted by

    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta Englera 29-2: 1-300.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Barrie, F.R. (2005). Personal communication on Myrtaceae Field Museum of Natural History.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2012). Nova Silva Cusatlantica. Árboles natinos e introducidos de El Salvador. Parte 2: Angiospermae - Familias M a P y Pteridophyta Englera 29-2: 1-300.
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0