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Distribution

Data about <i>Pithecellobium unguis-cati</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Puerto Rico USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail U. S. Virgin Islands USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Bahama Archipelago Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Barbados Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Bermuda Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Cuba Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Dominican Republic Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Jamaica Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Jamaica Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Leeward Islands Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Netherland Antilles Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Puerto Rico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Trinidad & Tobago Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Caribbean - Caribbean - Windward Islands Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Belize Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Costa Rica Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - El Salvador Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Campeche Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Colima Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Guerrero Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Jalisco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Michoacán Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Nayarit Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Sinaloa Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Tabasco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Tabasco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Canal Area Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Panama - Panamá Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Florida Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Florida Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Florida Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Colombia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - French Guiana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - French Guiana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Guyana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Guyana Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Anzoátegui Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Aragua Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Bolívar Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Bolívar Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Carabobo Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Cojedes Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Distrito Federal Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Falcón Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Guárico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Lara Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Miranda Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Nueva Esparta Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Sucre Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Trujillo Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Táchira Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Venezuela - Zulia Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Pithecellobium unguis-cati</i>
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
Plant growth habit
Additional detail shrub
  • Shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/shrub
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail tree
  • Tree
    Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in height).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/tree
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

Data about <i>Pithecellobium unguis-cati</i>
Elevation median
Additional detail 15 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
max Additional detail 152 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
min Additional detail 2 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
max Additional detail 380 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
median Additional detail 5 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Pithecellobium unguis-cati</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • Perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

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