Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Distribution of eleven forest tree species in Colombia.

Abstract

The topography, geology and climate of Colombia are outlined. Distribution maps and notes on nomenclature, geographical distribution and habitat (in Colombia) are given for each of the following species: Anacardium excelsum, Apeiba aspera, Bombacopsis quinata, Cariniana pyriformis, Ceiba pentandra, Cordia alliodora, Didymopanax morototoni, Jacaranda copaia, Ochroma pyramidale, Schizolobium parahybum and Tabebuia rosea. In a further section the distribution of each species within the various departments of Colombia (arranged alphabetically) is defined in detail.