Check List 11(2): e19216, doi: 10.15560/11.2.1618
Taxonomic list of the vascular flora of the islands of San Andres and Old Providence, Colombia
expand article infoAlexandra Tobar-Vargas, Takumasa Kondo§
‡ Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Sede Caribe, Colombia§ Corporación Colombiana de Investigación Agropecuaria (CORPOICA), Centro de Investigación Palmira, Colombia
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We present an updated list of 532 vascular plant species distributed in 375 genera and 110 families on the islands of San Andres and Old Providence, Colombia, based on a compilation of published literature and some additional observations. The following nine plant species are new plant records for the islands: Cycas circinalis L. (Cycadaceae), Clerodendrum trichotonum Wall., Mentha viridis (L.) L., Ocimum americanum L. var. americanum, O. basilicum var. purpurascens Benth., O. campechianum Mill. (Lamiaceae), Pandanus sp. (Pandanaceae), Duranta repens L. and Lantana involucrata L. (Verbenaceae).
Colombia; flora; plants; San Andres and Old Providence; species list