Peninsular Florida and the West Indies. Long considered known in the continental US only from South Florida, in 2016 Alan Franck annotated a specimen collected in 1923 from Brevard County (M. Mulvania s.n.
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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website. The report from the interior of Everglades National Park has not been substantiated.
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks in the upper Keys. We consider this native and extant in the upper Keys (Key Largo).