Alvaradoa amorphoides - Liebm.
Mexican Alvaradoa
Other Common Names: Mexican alvaradoa
Taxonomic Status: Accepted
Related ITIS Name(s): Alvaradoa amorphoides Liebm. (TSN 28829)
Unique Identifier: ELEMENT_GLOBAL.2.134250
Element Code: PDSIM02010
Informal Taxonomy: Plants, Vascular - Flowering Plants - Other flowering plants
 
Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus
Plantae Anthophyta Dicotyledoneae Sapindales Simaroubaceae Alvaradoa
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Concept Reference
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Concept Reference: Kartesz, J.T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 2nd edition. 2 vols. Timber Press, Portland, OR.
Concept Reference Code: B94KAR01HQUS
Name Used in Concept Reference: Alvaradoa amorphoides
Conservation Status
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NatureServe Status

Global Status: G5
Global Status Last Reviewed: 03Aug1996
Global Status Last Changed: 24Nov1996
Rounded Global Status: G5 - Secure
Reasons: Five known populations in Dade county, Florida, but found throughout Central America and West Indies, Mexico, and South America.
Nation: United States
National Status: N1

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United States Florida (S1)

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NatureServe Global Conservation Status Factors

Range Extent Comments: Found in Dade county, Fla., Bahamas, Mexico, Central and South America, West Indies (Correll, 1982).

Number of Occurrences: Unknown
Number of Occurrences Comments: 5 known populations in southern Florida, all in Dade county; occurrences elsewhere unknown.

Population Size Comments: Never abundant in Florida; abundance elsewhere unknown.

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Distribution
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Global Range: Found in Dade county, Fla., Bahamas, Mexico, Central and South America, West Indies (Correll, 1982).

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United States FL

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State County Name (FIPS Code)
FL Miami-Dade (12086)
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Watershed Region Help Watershed Name (Watershed Code)
03 Florida Southeast Coast (03090206)+
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Ecology & Life History
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Basic Description: Small evergreen tree or shrub with lacy pinnate leaves.
Habitat Comments: Margins of rockland hammocks and open pine rocklands in southern Dade county (PNDHIL01); dry coppices and shrublands in Bahamas (B82COR01).
Economic Attributes
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Economic Uses: Building materials/timber
Economic Comments: This species is utilized in Costa Rica for timber (Carpio Malavassi, 1995).
Management Summary Not yet assessed
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Population/Occurrence Delineation Not yet assessed
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U.S. Invasive Species Impact Rank (I-Rank) Not yet assessed
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Authors/Contributors
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NatureServe Conservation Status Factors Edition Date: 03Aug1995
NatureServe Conservation Status Factors Author: Hilsenbeck, C. E., and A. F. Johnson

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References
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  • CORRELL, D.S. & H.B. CORRELL. 1982. FLORA OF THE BAHAMA ARCHIPELAGO (INCLUDING THE TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS). J. CRAMER, GERMANY. 1692 + 50 PAGES

  • Carpio Malavassi, Isabel Maria. 1995. Maderas de Costa Rica: 150 especies forestales. Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica.

  • Correll, D.S., and H.B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama Archipelago (including the Turks and Caicos Islands). J. Cramer, Vaduz. 1692 pp.

  • Kartesz, J.T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 2nd edition. 2 vols. Timber Press, Portland, OR.

  • Little, E.L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees (native and naturalized). Agriculture Handbook No. 541. U.S. Forest Service, Washington, D.C. 375 pp.

  • TOMLINSON, P.B. 1980, 1986. THE BIOLOGY OF TREES NATIVE TO TROPICAL FLORIDA. HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRINTING OFFICE, ALLSTON, MA. 480 PP. + V.

  • Tomlinson, P. B. 1980. The biology of trees native to tropical Florida. Harvard University Printing Office, Allston, MA. 480 pp.

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