Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Ruprechtia curranii

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Ruprechtia [genus] (1)
curranii [species]

Classification

Ruprechtia [genus] (1)
curranii [species]

Presence

Recorded on Curaçao
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
Distribution description Native to Venezuela and Netherlands Antilles.
Notes on presence status Identified before as Ruprechtia coriacea (H.Karst.) S.F.Blake.

Publications

  • Debrot, A.O., Freitas, J.A. de 1999. Avifaunal and botanical survey of the Jan Thiel Lagoon Conservation Area, Curaçao. 28. Carmabi Foundation.
  • Howard, R.A. 1966. Polygonaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 2: 88-96.
  • 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]