Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Jumbie Beads Abrus precatorius

Photo: Gerard van Buurt

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Abrus [genus] (1)
precatorius [species]

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Abrus [genus] (1)
precatorius [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Bonaire
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Introduced (2) - Saba
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Eustatius
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description Native to Asia-temperate, Asia-tropical and Australasia.
    Notes on presence status Introduced/cultivated. Poissible disappeared on Bonaire.

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