Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Helicteres carthagenensis

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Helicteres [genus] (2)

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Helicteres [genus] (2)

Presence

Recorded on Curaçao
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
Distribution description Native to Colombia, Netherlands Antilles and Venezuela.

Publications

  • Langhout, I.J. 1984. Sterculiaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 3: 183-193.
  • 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.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]