Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (1) Download

Family Name:Fabaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Abrus precatorius L.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: 100 ft. from the corner of SW 57th Court and Red Road.
Description:Vining on Rhus copallinum, 1-2 m long from a tap root; leaves compound, the leaflets 1-2 cm long; fruit dehiscent, the seeds bright red and black. 
Habitat:Rubbish heap in disturbed pineland; soil of Miami oolite origin.
Reproductive State:Fruit
Collector:H. W. Barrick 31
Date:10 Dec 1967
Accession No:292010

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