Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (22) Download

Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Along Tampa Bay, ca. 0.1 km from the water, ca. 4 km N of Apollo Beach. T31S, R19E, Sec. 4, SW¼. 27º 48’ 23” N 82º 24’ 31” W
Description:Corolla purple. 
Habitat:Foreign soil, probably deposited in 2011; ca. 0.5 acre soil mound, 7-10 m high, the soil a deep (rich) rusty color, dense (hard), rocky with coarse sands.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:S. Dickman s.n.
  with R. Ross
Date:08 May 2012
Accession No:273481
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Along Tampa Bay, ca. 0.1 km from the water, ca. 4 km N of Apollo Beach. 27º 48’ 23” N 82º 24’ 31” W
Habitat:7-10 m high mound of gravellly, rust-colored soil; Leucaena - Vachellia - Panicum maximum community.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:A. R. Franck 3667
  with S. Wilson
Date:12 Nov 2014
Accession No:277270
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Jamaica. Middlesex Co. Manchester Par.: Near Alligator Pond.
Description:Shrub 4 ft. high; flowers rosy. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Elevation:300 ft
Collector:W. H. Harris 7230
Date:09 Feb 1898
Accession No:243116
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Jamaica. Middlesex Co. Manchester Par.: Watsons Hill.
Description:Shrub 6 ft. high. 
Reproductive State:Fertile
Elevation:800 ft
Collector:W. H. Harris 6315
Date:01 May 1896
Accession No:243144
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Jamaica. Cornwall Co. St. Elizabeth Par.: Lititz [Moravian mission].
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:J. Wolle s.n.
Date:Jan 1847
Accession No:85453
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Jamaica. Middlesex Co. St. Catherine Par.: Near Wreck Point, S slope of the Hellshire Hills.
Description:Shrub; flowers bright pink. 
Habitat:Dry honeycomb limestone.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Collector:G. R. Proctor 6003
Date:02 Dec 1951
Accession No:18465
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Dominican Republic. Peravia Prov. Ca. 3 km este de Las Calderas (o 18.5 km de Baní en la carretera a Las Calderas. 18º 13’ N 70º 28’ W
Description:Arbusto 1 m de alto; corolla rosado-magenta. 
Habitat:Bosque Prosopis juliflora, Coccothinax spissa, Solanum, y otras especias espinosas.
Elevation:30 m
Collector:T. A. Zanoni 22018
  with M. Mejía, J. Pimentel
Date:23 Jul 1982
Accession No:193349
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: R. L. Wilbur, 1966
Locality:Dominica. St. Peter Par.: Gabriel ravine, ca. 0.5 mi. S of Colihaut on the western coast.
Description:Slender straggly shrub 1-3 m high; occasional; petals pinkish purple. 
Habitat:On drier slopes; dry, shrub-covered slopes and ravine bottom.
Collector:R. L. Wilbur 8271
  with E.L. Dunn, H.A. Hespenheide, D.R. Wiseman
Date:08 Aug 1964
Accession No:84625
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Bahamas. South Andros Island. Congo Town, Mars Bay; 0.25 mi. N of Pleasant Bay.
Habitat:Along roadside in low coppice.
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 2361
  with D.S. Correll
Date:01 May 1979
Accession No:141700
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: D. Burch
Locality:Turks & Caicos. South Caicos [Island]. Simmons Hill, N of Cockburn Harbour.
Description:Shrub to 2 m; flowers purple. 
Habitat:Old sisal plantation and thorn scrub on limestone.
Collector:D. Burch 4368
Date:25 Apr 1971
Accession No:103253
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Turks & Caicos. South Caicos [Island]. Edge of main road, 1.5 mi. S of airport.
Habitat:Low coppice.
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 2014
  with D.S. Correll
Date:11 Feb 1978
Accession No:144636
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: D. Burch
Locality:Turks & Caicos. North Caicos. Bottle Creek.
Description:Shrub to 1 m; flowers purple. 
Habitat:Coastal scrub on limestone.
Collector:D. Burch 4339
Date:24 Apr 1971
Accession No:103254
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Bahamas. Cat Island. 2 mi. N of Stevenson.
Description:Flowers blue. 
Habitat:On rocky hillside.
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 8374
  with D.K. Sauleda
Date:13 Jul 1983
Accession No:172430
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:U.S. Virgin Islands. St. Croix Island. Sandy Point, along road, 0.7 mi. E of end of road at Sandy Point.
Description:Shrub 2 m tall. 
Habitat:Low scrub behind beach dune.
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 7723
  with D.K. Sauleda, M.E. Ragan
Date:25 Sep 1982
Accession No:169297
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: D. Burch
Locality:Antigua & Barbuda. Culebra Island. Ca. 0.5 mi. W of town of Culebra.
Habitat:Slopes of rocky coast.
Collector:D. Burch 1455
Date:03 Jun 1969
Accession No:133320
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: S. R. Hill, Oct 1996
Locality:Dominica. St. Peter Par.: N of Colihaut, Anse a Liane, steep slopes above Caribbean; Clement James property. 15º 29’ 20” N 61º 27’ W
Description:Flowers purple, past; fruits green drying brown; occasional shrub 2 m. 
Habitat:Dry forest; N side of ravine along trail.
Elevation:200 to 250 ft
Collector:S. R. Hill 28228
Date:07 Jun 1996
Accession No:218718
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Bahamas. Bell Island. (Exuma chain), Bahamas Trail/road leading E from Care Taker beach towards the marina turnoff.
Description:Shrub in flower. 
Habitat:Coastal Dry Evergreen Forest.
Collector:E. Freid 95-156
Date:28 Jun 1995
Accession No:230871
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Bahamas. Andros Island. North Andros, Nicolls Town.
Description:Shrub; flowers purple. 
Habitat:In old coconut grove near coast.
Collector:D. J. Harvey 7820
Date:13 Jun 1978
Accession No:144771
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: D. W. Crewz, Apr 1977
Determination History: Moluchia tomentosa (L.) Britton
Locality:Bahamas. Long Island. At Clarence Town.
Description:Petals pink-violet. 
Habitat:Beach strand near dock.
Collector:H. E. Hackett 120
Date:19 Jun 1963
Accession No:63437
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: N. Chevalier
Locality:Cayman Islands. Grand Cayman Island. Church Street, Georgetown.
Description:Erect; corolla purple; 5 decimeters. 
Collector:N. H. Chevalier 70
Date:18 Aug 1971
Accession No:103469
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L. - Determined By: R. L. Wilbur, 1966
Locality:Dominica. St. Peter Par.: Near Coulibistre on the Caribbean Coast.
Description:Occasional shrub 1.5 m high; petals rose purple. 
Habitat:Weedy roadside on the dry slopes.
Collector:R. L. Wilbur 8338
  with E.L. Dunn, H.A. Hespenheidie, D.R. Wiseman
Date:13 Aug 1964
Accession No:84624
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Family Name:Malvaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Melochia tomentosa L.
Locality:Bahamas. San Salvador Island. Near Dixon Hall.
Habitat:In vicinity of elementary school building; Associates: Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus, Melochia tomentosa, Croton linearis.
Collector:S. Keller 836
Date:04 Jun 1978
Accession No:152105
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