Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Spermacoce ocymoides

Classification

Rubiaceae [family]
Spermacoce [genus] (7)
ocymoides [species]

Classification

Rubiaceae [family]
Spermacoce [genus] (7)
ocymoides [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Saba
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Aruba
  • Introduced (2) - Bonaire
  • Introduced (2) - Saba
  • Natural distribution
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Distribution description Native to Pacific and Asia-Tropical.
    Notes on presence status Introduced.

    Publications

    • Boldingh, I. 1909. The flora of the Dutch West Indian Islands St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Martin. 321 pp. E.j. Brill., Leiden.
    • Fingal, J.F. 1984. Rubiaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 3: 378-409.
    • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological Inventory of Saba. 87 pp. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]