Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Kohleria hirsuta

Classification

Kohleria [genus] (1)
hirsuta [species]

Classification

Kohleria [genus] (1)
hirsuta [species]

Presence

Recorded on Saba
Presence status Introduced (2) - Saba
Distribution description Native to Colombia, Trinidad-Tobago and Venezuela.
Notes on presence status Only Boldingh (1909) reports this species from Saba as possibly cultivated, this could possibly be a misidentification.

Publications

  • Boldingh, I. 1909. The flora of the Dutch West Indian Islands St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Martin. 321 pp. E.j. Brill., Leiden.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]