Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Cistern Pea Nut Alysicarpus vaginalis

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Alysicarpus [genus] (1)
vaginalis [species]

Classification

Faboideae [subfamily]
Alysicarpus [genus] (1)
vaginalis [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Introduced (2) - Saba
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Eustatius
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Maarten
  • Natural distribution
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Africa
  • Distribution description Native to tropical Africa, Yemen, tropical Asia, Japan, Australia.
    Notes on presence status Naturalized in the Antilles.

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