Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Pilea parietaria

Classification

Urticaceae [family]
Pilea [genus] (7)
parietaria [species]

Classification

Urticaceae [family]
Pilea [genus] (7)
parietaria [species]

Presence

Recorded on Saba
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Saba
Distribution description Native to southern America and Mexico Southwest.

Publications

  • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological Inventory of Saba. 87 pp. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
  • Stoffers, A.L. 1980. Urticaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 2: 121-131.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]