Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Monk Orchid Oeceoclades maculata

Classification

Orchidaceae [family]
Oeceoclades [genus] (1)
maculata [species]

Classification

Orchidaceae [family]
Oeceoclades [genus] (1)
maculata [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 Africa
    Distribution description Native to Africa.
    Notes on presence status Introduced. Boeken has the hypothesis that seeds have been blown over with a storm.

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