Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Prosopis juliflora

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Prosopis [genus] (1)
juliflora [species]

Classification

Mimosoideae [subfamily]
Prosopis [genus] (1)
juliflora [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Distribution description Native to southern America and northern America.
    Notes on presence status The Plant of the World list suggests it is native to Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. Van der Burg (et al., 2012) suggests it is introduced, however with the note that it may also result as a native species.

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