Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Bougainvillea glabra

Classification

Bougainvillea [genus] (2)
glabra [species]

Classification

Bougainvillea [genus] (2)
glabra [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Saba
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Saba
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Maarten
  • Natural distribution S. America
    Distribution description Native to Brazil Northeast and Brazil Southeast.
    Notes on presence status Cultivated.

    Publications

    • Howard, R.A. 1988. Dicotyledoneae - Part 1. In: Flora of the Lesser Antilles, Leeward and Windward Islands. 4: 673. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.
    • Mori, S.A., Gracie, C.A. 2007. Flowering Plants. Plants and Lichens of Saba Virtual Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden. [link]
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]