TITLE

A FLORISTIC INVENTORY OF DISMAL KEY AND FAKAHATCHEE ISLAND-- TWO SHELL MOUNDS SITUATED WITHIN THE TEN THOUSAND ISLANDS REGION IN THE GULF OF MEXICO (COLLIER COUNTY, FLORIDA)

AUTHOR(S)
Wilder, G. J.; Barry, M. J.
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas;2012, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p259
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Dismal Key and Fakahatchee Island are islands and shell mounds situated within the Ten Thousand Islands region in the Gulf of Mexico. Each island has three main kinds of habitats: coastal hardwood hammock, insolated terrain, and mangrove. The islands exhibit 63 families, 138 genera, and 172 species of vascular plants, collectively. One hundred and twenty-seven species are native to Florida. Sixteen species are listed as endangered or threatened within Florida. Celtis iguanaea, present on Dismal Key, might exist at solely three other locations in Florida.
ACCESSION #
78422278

 

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