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Sint Eustatius

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  • Last modified
  • 09 February 2017
  • Sint Eustatius
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  • Region: Caribbean
  • Climates: Tropical

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The table lists the species recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full species datasheets). It includes species that are invasive in this region, those for which there is no data on invasive status, and also species that are not invasive in the region but are reported as invasive elsewhere. This summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the distribution record. For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DomainKingdomPhylumSpeciesDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbrus precatorius (rosary pea) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbutilon indicum (country mallow) Present Introduced UPPRP, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlysicarpus vaginalis (alyce clover) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBixa orellana (annatto) Present Introduced Hassler, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBromelia pinguin (wild pineapple) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaesalpinia pulcherrima (peacock flower) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007; Young, 2008; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCapsicum annuum (bell pepper) Present Native Aguilar-Meléndez et al., 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia fistula (Indian laburnum) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCleome viscosa (Asian spiderflower) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum speciosissimum (Java glory bower) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClitoria ternatea (butterfly-pea) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass) Present Introduced YesBurg et al., 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaErechtites hieraciifolius (American burnweed) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia tithymaloides (devil's backbone) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (gliricidia ) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImpatiens balsamina (garden balsam) Present Introduced Broome, 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa (bush morning glory) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum multiflorum (star jasmine) Present Introduced Howard, 1989.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLagerstroemia speciosa (Pride of India) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaManilkara zapota (sapodilla) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass) Widespread Introduced NoStoffers, 1963.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia aegyptia (hairy woodrose) Present Native Powell, 1989.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMoringa oleifera (horse radish tree) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNopalea cochenillifera (cochineal cactus) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParthenium hysterophorus (parthenium weed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPimenta racemosa (bay rum tree) Present Native Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRusselia equisetiformis (firecracker plant) Present Introduced UPRRP, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna alata (candle bush) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTerminalia catappa (Singapore almond) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTrimezia steyermarkii (yellow walking iris) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTurnera ulmifolia (West Indian holly) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaVachellia macracantha (porknut) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZoysia matrella (Manila grass) Localised Introduced UPRRP, 2016.

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