Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Melochia nodiflora

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Melochia [genus] (4)
nodiflora [species]

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Melochia [genus] (4)
nodiflora [species]

Presence

Recorded on Sint Maarten
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
Distribution description Native to southern America and northern America.

Publications

  • Boldingh, I. 1909. The flora of the Dutch West Indian Islands St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Martin. 321 pp. E.j. Brill., Leiden.
  • Howard, R.A. 1989. Dicotyledoneae - Part 2. In: Flora of the Lesser Antilles, Leeward and Windward Islands. 5: 604. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
  • Langhout, I.J. 1984. Sterculiaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 3: 183-193.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]