Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Wild Tantan Desmanthus pernambucanus

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Desmanthus [genus] (4)
pernambucanus [species]

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Desmanthus [genus] (4)
pernambucanus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Distribution description Lesser Antilles, Bahamas, Greater Antilles (Puerto Rico, Cuba, Hispaniola), Virgin Islands, Tobago, South America (scattered).

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