Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Paspalum virgatum

Classification

Poaceae [family]
Paspalum [genus] (15)
virgatum [species]

Classification

Poaceae [family]
Paspalum [genus] (15)
virgatum [species]

Presence

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

Publications

  • Howard, R.A. 1979. Monocotyledoneae. In: Flora of the Lesser Antilles, Leeward and Windward Islands. 3: 586. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
  • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological inventory of St. Maarten. 102 pp. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]