Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Heliconia Heliconia caribaea

Classification

Heliconia [genus] (3)
caribaea [species]

Classification

Heliconia [genus] (3)
caribaea [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Distribution description Native to southern America.

    Publications

    • Axelrod, F.S. 2015. A Systematic Vademecum to the Vascular Plants of Sint Eustatius. 179 pp.
    • Bass, C.M., Bass, D. 2011. Aquatic Invertebrate Community Structure in Water-filled Bracts of Heliconia caribaea (Heliconiaceae) on Saba, West Indies. Living World, Journal of the Trinidad and Tobago Field Naturalists' Club 2011: 60-65.
    • Boom, B.M. 2008. Flowering Plants. Plants & Lichens of St. Eustatius The New York Botanical Garden. [link]
    • Mori, S.A., Gracie, C.A. 2007. Flowering Plants. Plants and Lichens of Saba Virtual Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden. [link]
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]