Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Amoreuxia wrightii

Classification

Bixaceae [family]
Amoreuxia [genus] (1)
wrightii [species]

Classification

Bixaceae [family]
Amoreuxia [genus] (1)
wrightii [species]

Presence

Recorded on Curaçao
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
Distribution description Native to Peru, Netherlands Antilles and northern America.
Notes on presence status Has been identified before as Amoreuxia palmatifida Sessé & Moç.

Publications

  • Proosdij, A.S.J. van 2012. Arnoldo's Zakflora: Wat in het wild groeit en bloeit op Aruba, Bonaire en Curaçao. 318 pp.. Walburg Pers, Zutphen.
  • Stoffers, A.L. 1966. Cochlospermaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 2: 34-35.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]