South Florida, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and northern South America.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Presumed Extirpated or Extinct in the Wild
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
South Florida History and Distribution:
Ranked as presumed extirpated in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
; pp 88-89) based on collections in 1881 and 1960 from Old Rhodes Key and North Key Largo in the northern Florida Keys. No new records are known.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
Synonyms: Neurodium lanceolatum
(L.) Fée, Paltonium lanceolatum
. Nevrodium lanceolatum
is an orthographic variant.