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United States Virgin Islands

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  • Last modified
  • 09 February 2017
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • General data
  • Region: Caribbean
  • Climates: Tropical
  • Selected Statistics, World Bank (2007)
  • Population, total: 108,448

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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
Hypogeococcus pungens (cactus mealybug) Present Introduced YesZimmermann and Pérez Sandi Cuen, 2010.
BacteriaProteobacteriacitrus huanglongbing (greening) disease (citrus greening) Present NAPPO, 2010.
BacteriaProteobacteriaLiberibacter asiaticus (Asian greening) Present NAPPO, 2010; CABI/EPPO, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaXanthomonas citri (citrus canker) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaFusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense (Panama disease of banana) Present Introduced YesEPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaPhomopsis vexans (Phomopsis blight of eggplant) Present CABI/EPPO , 2008.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaAustropuccinia psidii (myrtle rust) Present CABI/EPPO, 2014; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPhakopsora pachyrhizi (soyabean rust) Present EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAleurothrixus floccosus (woolly whitefly) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAnastrepha obliqua (West Indian fruit fly) Widespread NoKisliuk and Cooley, 1933; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAonidiella orientalis (oriental yellow scale) Present NHM, 1979.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAonidomytilus albus (tapioca scale) Present Native Nakahara, 1983.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis spiraecola (Spirea aphid) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO, 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAspidiotus destructor (coconut scale) Present CIE, 1966.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAulacaspis yasumatsui (cycad aulacaspis scale) Present Introduced CABI/EPPO, 2000; ISSG, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBoophilus microplus Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCactoblastis cactorum (cactus moth) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChrysomphalus aonidum (circular scale) Present CIE, 1988; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChrysomphalus dictyospermi (dictyospermum scale) Present Nakahara, 1983.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChthamalus proteus Widespread Southward, 1975; Zardus and Hadfield, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCochliomyia hominivorax (New World screwworm) Eradicated Williams et al., 1977; CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCoptotermes formosanus (Formosan subterranean termite) Present CABI/EPPO, 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCryptotermes brevis (powderpost termite) Widespread Introduced YesHagen, 1858.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCulex quinquefasciatus (southern house mosquito) Widespread Introduced Porter, 1967.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCylas formicarius (sweet potato weevil) Present CABI/EPPO, 2004; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDiaphorina citri (Asian citrus psyllid) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDysmicoccus brevipes (pineapple mealybug) Present Ben-Dov, 1994.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDysmicoccus neobrevipes (grey pineapple mealybug) Present García et al., 2016.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaFerrisia virgata (striped mealybug) Present Ben-Dov, 1994; Beatty, 1944; Williams and Granara de Willink, 1992.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHelicoverpa zea (American cotton bollworm) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHemiberlesia lataniae (latania scale) Present CIE, 1976.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHeteropsylla cubana (leucaena psyllid) Present CPPC; Napompeth, 1990.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLiriomyza trifolii (American serpentine leafminer) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLitopenaeus vannamei (whiteleg shrimp) Present Introduced NoRosenberry , 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMaconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug) Present Introduced YesLemon and Borland, 1997; EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaNezara viridula (green stink bug) Present Cantelo et al., 1974; CABI/EPPO, 1998.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaNipaecoccus nipae (spiked mealybug) Present Ben-Dov, 1994; CABI/EPPO, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParacoccus marginatus (papaya mealybug) Present Pollard, 1999; CABI/EPPO, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParatrechina longicornis (crazy ant) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPectinophora gossypiella (pink bollworm) Present IIE, 1990.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlanococcus citri (citrus mealybug) Present Beatty, 1944.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlutella xylostella (diamondback moth) Present CIE, 1967.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPolyphagotarsonemus latus (broad mite) Present CIE, 1986.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaRaoiella indica (red palm mite) Present Introduced YesWelbourn, 2006; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSaissetia oleae (olive scale) Present CIE, 1973.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaScyphophorus acupunctatus (agave weevil) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSolenopsis geminata (tropical fire ant) Present Introduced ISSG, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSolenopsis invicta (red imported fire ant) Present Introduced YesDavis et al., 2001; CABI/EPPO, 2010; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera frugiperda (fall armyworm) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSternochetus mangiferae (mango seed weevil) Present EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTapinoma melanocephalum (ghost ant) Present Introduced Wetterer, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaToxoptera citricida (black citrus aphid) Restricted distribution Anon., 1995; CABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaUnaspis citri (citrus snow scale) Present CIE, 1962; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus compactus (shot-hole borer) Present Introduced YesBright, 1985; CABI/EPPO and, 1997; EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAnolis cristatellus (Puerto Rican crested anole) Widespread Native NoPlatenberg et al., 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBubulcus ibis (cattle egret) Present Introduced NoISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCapra hircus (goats) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCarassius auratus auratus (goldfish) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCichla ocellaris (peacock cichlid) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataEleutherodactylus coqui (Caribbean tree frog) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataFelis catus (cat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataHerpestes javanicus (small Indian mongoose) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataLepomis macrochirus (bluegill) Localised Introduced NoOgden et al., 1975.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMicropterus salmoides (largemouth bass) Present Ogden et al., 1975; Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMolothrus bonariensis (shiny cowbird) Present, few occurrences Avibase, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis mossambicus (Mozambique tilapia) Present Introduced Pullin et al., 1997; Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia) Present Introduced Pullin et al., 1997.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPantherophis guttatus (corn snake) Present Introduced Hodge et al., 2003; Perry et al., 2003; Platenberg and Boulon, 2006; Perry and Platenberg, 2007; Platenberg, 2007.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPoecilia reticulata (guppy) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPterois volitans (lionfish) Present Introduced YesREEF, 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRachycentron canadum (cobia) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRattus norvegicus (brown rat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRattus rattus (black rat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRhinella marina (cane toad) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSciaenops ocellatus (red drum) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoFroese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSturnus vulgaris (common starling) Present Natureserve, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSus scrofa [ISC] (feral pig) Present Introduced YesKairo et al., 2003; Barrett and Birmingham, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaCnidariaTubastraea coccinea (orange-cup coral) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaAchatina fulica (giant African land snail) Present Introduced YesMiller, 1994.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaCrassostrea gigas (Pacific oyster) Present Introduced DIAS, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaPinctada imbricata radiata (rayed pearl oyster) Present Native NoLeal, 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaVeronicella cubensis (Cuban slug) Present Introduced USDA-APHIS, 2010.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaZachrysia provisoria (Cuban brown snail) Present Introduced YesRobinson and Fields, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaRadopholus similis (burrowing nematode) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeChlorophytaCaulerpa taxifolia (killer algae) Present Native Guiry and Guiry, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaBlechnum appendiculatum (palm fern) Present Missouri Botanical Garden, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaNephrolepis brownii (Asian swordfern) Introduced GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaAcanthophora spicifera Present Native Perrone et al., 2006; Taylor, 1960.
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaHypnea musciformis Present Native Taylor, 1960.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbrus precatorius (rosary pea) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbutilon hirtum (Indian mallow) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; Britton and Millspaugh, 1920; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbutilon indicum (country mallow) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2015; USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia farnesiana (huisache) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia nilotica (gum arabic tree) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcanthospermum hispidum (bristly starbur) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAchyranthes aspera (devil's horsewhip) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Smithsonian Institution, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcmella uliginosa (marsh para cress) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAdenanthera pavonina (red-bead tree) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgave americana (century plant) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgave sisalana (sisal hemp) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgeratum conyzoides (billy goat weed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; PIER, 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlbizia lebbeck (Indian siris) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlbizia procera (white siris) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAleurites moluccanus (candlenut tree) Present Introduced Krisnawati et al., 2011.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAllamanda cathartica (yellow allamanda) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlocasia macrorrhizos (giant taro) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlpinia purpurata (red ginger) Present only in captivity/cultivation Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlpinia zerumbet (shell ginger) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlternanthera sessilis (sessile joyweed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlysicarpus vaginalis (alyce clover) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus dubius (spleen amaranth) Present Native Smithsonian Institution, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus viridis (slender amaranth) Present Britton and Wilson, 1924.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnethum graveolens (dill) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona glabra (pond apple) Present Native NoUSDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona muricata (soursop) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona reticulata (bullock's heart) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona squamosa (sugar apple) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAntigonon leptopus (coral vine) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArgyreia nervosa (elephant creeper) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAristolochia elegans (elegant Dutchman’s pipe) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArtocarpus altilis (breadfruit) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArundo donax (giant reed) Present Introduced YesUSDA-NRCS, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsparagus setaceus (asparagus fern) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsystasia gangetica (chinese violet) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAverrhoa bilimbi (bilimbi) Introduced Britton, 1924.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAzadirachta indica (neem tree) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBambusa vulgaris (common bamboo) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBarleria cristata (Philippine violet) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBarleria lupulina (hophead Philippine violet) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBarringtonia asiatica (sea poison tree) Present Introduced Rojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodriguez, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBatis maritima (saltwort) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia tomentosa (yellow bauhinia) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia variegata (mountain ebony) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBidens pilosa (blackjack) Present USDA-NRCS, 2001.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBixa orellana (annatto) Present Introduced Hassler, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBoerhavia coccinea (scarlet spiderling) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBoerhavia diffusa (red spiderling) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBothriochloa pertusa (pitted beard grass) Present Introduced YesMcNair and Lombard, 2004; USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBrugmansia candida (angel's trumpet) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaesalpinia pulcherrima (peacock flower) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaladium bicolor (heart of Jesus) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCallisia fragrans (basketplant) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCallisia repens Present Native YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Más and Lugo, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalotropis procera (apple of sodom) Present Introduced YesWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCanna indica (canna lilly) Present USDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCapsicum baccatum (pepper) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum grandiflorum (balloon vine) Present Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia fistula (Indian laburnum) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez, 1996; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia grandis (pink shower) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia javanica (pink shower) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassytha filiformis (love-vine) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCastilla elastica (Mexican rubber tree) Present GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCasuarina equisetifolia (casuarina) Present Introduced YesWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCatharanthus roseus (Madagascar periwinkle) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCecropia peltata (trumpet tree) Present Native Missouri Botanical Garden, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCedrela odorata (Spanish cedar) Present NoUSDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCenchrus ciliaris (Buffel grass) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCentratherum punctatum (lark daisy) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCestrum nocturnum (night jessamine) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChamaecrista nictitans (sensitive partridge pea) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChromolaena odorata (Siam weed) Present Native Gautier, 1992b.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCinnamomum verum (cinnamon) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCleome viscosa (Asian spiderflower) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum chinense (Chinese glory bower) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum indicum (Turk's turban) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClidemia hirta (Koster's curse) Present Native Missouri Botanical Garden, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClitoria ternatea (butterfly-pea) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClusia rosea Present Native NoFrancis, 1993; Riffle, 1998.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCocos nucifera (coconut) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCombretum indicum (Rangoon creeper) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCordia alliodora (Ecuador laurel) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCordia obliqua (clammy cherry) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCosmos caudatus (wild cosmos) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCosmos sulphureus (sulphur cosmos) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-ARS, 2016; USDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrotalaria retusa (rattleweed) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCryptostegia grandiflora (rubber vine) Present Introduced NoOakes and Butcher, 1962.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCryptostegia madagascariensis (Madagascar rubbervine) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez, 2005; Smithsonian Institution, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyanthillium cinereum (little ironweed) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus esculentus (yellow nutsedge) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactylis glomerata (cocksfoot) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDalbergia sissoo Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura innoxia (downy thorn apple) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura metel (Hindu datura) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez, 1996.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDelonix regia (flamboyant) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDesmodium incanum (creeping beggerweed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDichanthium annulatum (Kleberg's bluestem) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria bicornis (Asian crabgrass) Present Introduced New York Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria ciliaris (southern crabgrass) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria eriantha (pangola grass) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria insularis (sourgrass) Present Native GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDioscorea alata (white yam) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDolichandra unguis-cati (cat's claw creeper) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDrymaria cordata (tropical chickweed) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDysphania ambrosioides (Mexican tea) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa colona (junglerice) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEichhornia crassipes (water hyacinth) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElephantopus mollis (elephant's foot) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEleusine indica (goose grass) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEmilia fosbergii (Florida tassel-flower) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEpipremnum pinnatum (centipede tongavine) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEugenia uniflora (Surinam cherry) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia hypericifolia (graceful spurge) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia lactea (mottled spurge) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia tirucalli (Indian-tree spurge ) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus elastica (rubber plant) Urban, 1898-1928; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus microcarpa (Indian laurel tree) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFimbristylis dichotoma (tall fringe rush) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFoeniculum vulgare (fennel) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (gliricidia ) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; WAC, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHaematoxylum campechianum (logwood) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHibiscus elatus (blue mahoe) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImpatiens balsamina (garden balsam) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImperata cylindrica (cogon grass) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera spicata (creeping indigo) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera suffruticosa (Anil indigo) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera tinctoria (true indigo) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa (bush morning-glory) Present USDA-NRCS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea ochracea (fence morning-glory) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea purpurea (tall morning glory) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIschaemum rugosum (saramollagrass) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJacaranda mimosifolia (jacaranda) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum fluminense (Brazilian jasmine) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha curcas (jatropha) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015; Kairo et al., 2003; USDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha gossypiifolia (bellyache bush) Present CSIRO, 1998.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJusticia pectoralis (freshcut) Present Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe delagoensis (chandelier plant) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe pinnata (cathedral bells) Present Introduced Ting, 1989; USDA-NRCS, 2004; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLagerstroemia indica (Indian crape myrtle) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLagerstroemia speciosa (Pride of India) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLantana camara (lantana) Present Native YesMorton, 1994.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLemna perpusilla (duckweed) Present USDA-NRCS, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeonotis nepetifolia (Christmas candlestick) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeonurus japonicus (honeyweed) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLepidium virginicum (Virginian peppercress) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeptochloa chinensis (Chinese sprangletop) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena diversifolia Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena leucocephala (leucaena) Present Introduced YesKairo et al., 2003; USDA-NRCS, 2004; ILDIS, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMalvaviscus arboreus (wax mallow) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMangifera indica (mango) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaManilkara zapota (sapodilla) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelaleuca quinquenervia (paperbark tree) Present Introduced Kairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelastoma malabathricum (Banks melastoma) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelia azedarach (Chinaberry) Present Introduced Anon, 2001.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelicoccus bijugatus (Spanish lime) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez, 2003; Clark, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelinis repens (natal redtop) Present GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMentha pulegium (pennyroyal) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia tuberosa (woodrose) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia umbellata (hogvine) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMesosphaerum pectinatum (comb bushmint) Present USDA-NRCS, 2013; Boldingh, 1909.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa ceratonia (climbing mimosa) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa diplotricha (giant sensitive plant) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMirabilis jalapa (four o'clock) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMomordica charantia (bitter gourd) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMorinda citrifolia (Indian mulberry) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMoringa oleifera (horse radish tree) Present Introduced NMNH, 2017; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMucuna pruriens (velvet bean) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNicotiana tabacum (tobacco) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOeceoclades maculata (monk orchid) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez, 1996.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia stricta (erect prickly pear) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParkinsonia aculeata (Mexican palo-verde) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParthenium hysterophorus (parthenium weed) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2012; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalidium geminatum (Egyptian paspalidium) Localised Native Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum densum (dense crowngrass) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum distichum (knotgrass) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2009; Chase, 1929.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum paniculatum (Russell River grass) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum vaginatum (seashore paspalum) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora edulis (passionfruit) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora suberosa (corkystem passionflower) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum clandestinum (kikuyu grass) Localised Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum purpureum (elephant grass) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPetiveria alliacea (guinea hen weed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhaseolus lunatus (lima bean) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis angulata (cutleaf groundcherry) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPimenta racemosa (bay rum tree) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013; USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPiper auritum Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPistia stratiotes (water lettuce) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPithecellobium dulce (Manila tamarind) Present Introduced Parrotta, 1991.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlantago major (broad-leaved plantain) Present USDA-NRCS, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlectranthus amboinicus (Indian borage) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlectranthus scutellarioides (coleus) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPluchea carolinensis (sourbush) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca oleracea (purslane) Present Introduced Liogier and Martorell, 1982.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca pilosa (kiss-me-quick) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca quadrifida (chickenweed) Present GBIF, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaProsopis juliflora (mesquite) Present Johnston, 1962.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaProsopis pallida (mesquite) Present Introduced Johnston, 1962.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPsidium guajava (guava) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPueraria phaseoloides (tropical kudzu) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRicinus communis (castor bean) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRivina humilis (bloodberry) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRusselia equisetiformis (firecracker plant) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016; Fosberg, 1976.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSalvia occidentalis (West Indian sage) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSamanea saman (rain tree) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSansevieria hyacinthoides (African bowstring hemp) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSansevieria trifasciata (mother-in-law’s tongue) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaScaevola taccada (beach naupaka) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSchefflera actinophylla (umbrella tree) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSchinus terebinthifolius (Brazilian pepper tree) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna alata (candle bush) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016; Fosberg, 1976; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna multijuga (November shower) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna occidentalis (coffee senna) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna siamea (yellow cassia) Present Introduced YesMissouri Botanical Garden, 2007; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSesbania sericea (silky sesban) Present Introduced YesEggers, 1879; Acevedo-Rodríguez, 1996.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSesbania sesban (sesban) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSetaria parviflora (knotroot foxtail) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSida acuta (sida) Present Native YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum erianthum (potato tree) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum rostratum (prickly nightshade) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum seaforthianum (Brazilian nightshade) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSonchus oleraceus (common sowthistle) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathodea campanulata (African tulip tree) Present Introduced YesUSDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathoglottis plicata (Philippine ground orchid) Present Introduced Ackerman, 1995.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpergula arvensis (corn spurry) Present Lorenzi and Jeffery, 1987.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpermacoce verticillata (shrubby false buttonwood) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSphagneticola trilobata (wedelia) Present Introduced YesUSDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSporobolus pyramidatus (whorled dropseed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodriguez et al., 2015; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSporobolus tenuissimus (tropical dropseed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; USDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStenotaphrum secundatum (buffalo grass) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyngonium podophyllum (arrowhead vine) Present Introduced No
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium cumini (black plum) Present Introduced NoKairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium jambos (rose apple) Present Introduced YesMorton, 1987.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTabebuia heterophylla (pink trumpet tree) Present USDA-ARS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTabebuia rosea (pink poui) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTecoma capensis (Cape honeysuckle) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTecoma stans (yellow bells) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2005; USDA-NRCS, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTephrosia candida (white tephrosia) Present Introduced NoKairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTerminalia catappa (Singapore almond) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThespesia populnea (portia tree) Present Introduced YesAustin, 1993; USDA-ARS, 2015; USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia alata (black eyed Susan) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia fragrans (whitelady) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia grandiflora (Bengal trumpet) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia pallida (purple queen) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia spathacea (boat lily) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia zebrina (wandering jew) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTribulus cistoides (false puncture vine) Present USDA-NRCS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTridax procumbens (coat buttons) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTriphasia trifolia (limeberry) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez, 1996; Chakroff, 2010; Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTriumfetta semitriloba (burweed) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTurnera ulmifolia (West Indian holly) Present Introduced YesRojas-Sandoval and Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTypha domingensis (southern cattail) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena lobata (caesar weed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Más and Lugo, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena sinuata (bur mallow) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrochloa mutica (para grass) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaXanthosoma sagittifolium (elephant ear) Present Introduced YesAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaYucca aloifolia (Spanish bayonet) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZingiber officinale (ginger) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZiziphus mauritiana (jujube) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2007.
VirusBanana streak disease Present Native YesDiekmann and Putter, 1996.
VirusPapaya ringspot virus Present CABI/EPPO, 2003.
VirusSugarcane mosaic virus (mosaic of abaca) Present EPPO, 2014.

List of Species CSV Output

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Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Species which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database and selected invasive species databases). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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List of Animal Diseases

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The table lists the animal diseases recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full disease datasheets). For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

List of Animal Diseases CSV Output

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Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Animal Diseases which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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Agricultural Production

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2011-2007 | 2006-2002
crop20112010200920082007
Bananas Production Quantity
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total) Production Quantity A A A A A
Sugar cane Area Harvested
Sugar cane Production Quantity
Sugar cane Yield
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data

2011-2007 | 2006-2002
crop20062005200420032002
Bananas Production Quantity
Fruit excl Melons,Total + (Total) Production Quantity A A A A A
Sugar cane Area Harvested
Sugar cane Production Quantity
Sugar cane Yield
Agricultural Production: MT
* = Unofficial figure | A = Aggregate, may include official, semi-official or estimated data | F = FAO estimate | Fc = Calculated data | Im = FAO data based on imputation methodology | M = Data not available | P = Provisional official data

Land Usage

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2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20112010200920082007
Agricultural area Area 4 Fm 4 Fm 4 Fm 4 Fm 4 Fm
Arable land Area 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm
Arable land and Permanent crops Area 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm
Country area Area 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 W
Forest area Area 20.1 Fm 20.2 Q 20.4 Fm 20.57 Fm 20.73 Fm
Land area Area 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 W
Other land Area 10.9 Fm 10.8 Fm 10.6 Fm 10.43 Fm 10.27 Fm
Permanent crops Area 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm
Permanent meadows and pastures Area 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 W
Total area equipped for irrigation Area 0.1 Fm 0.1 Fm 0.1 Fm 0.1 Fm 0.1 W
Land Usage: (1000 Ha)
E = Expert sources from FAO (including other divisions) | Fm = Manual Estimation | I = Country data reported by International Organizations where the country is a member (Semi-official) - WTO, EU, UNSD, etc. | Q = Official data reported on FAO Questionnaires from countries | W = Data reported on country official publications or web sites (Official) or trade country files

2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20062005200420032002
Agricultural area Area 4 Fm 6 Fm 6 Fm 6 F 6 F
Arable land Area 1 Fm 2 Fm 2 Fm 2 F 2 F
Arable land and Permanent crops Area 2 Fm 3 Fm 3 Fm 3 F 3 F
Country area Area 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 Q 35 Q
Forest area Area 20.9 Fm 21.07 Q 21.24 Fm 21.41 Fm 21.57 Fm
Land area Area 35 W 35 W 35 W 35 Q 35 Q
Other land Area 10.1 Fm 7.93 Fm 7.76 Fm 7.59 Fm 7.43 Fm
Permanent crops Area 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 Fm 1 F 1 F
Permanent meadows and pastures Area 2 Fm 3 Fm 3 Fm 3 F 3 Q
Total area equipped for irrigation Area 0.2 Fm 0.2 Fm 0.2 Fm 0.2 Fm 0.2 W
Land Usage: (1000 Ha)
E = Expert sources from FAO (including other divisions) | Fm = Manual Estimation | I = Country data reported by International Organizations where the country is a member (Semi-official) - WTO, EU, UNSD, etc. | Q = Official data reported on FAO Questionnaires from countries | W = Data reported on country official publications or web sites (Official) or trade country files