|Currently Accepted Name:||Spermacoce remota Lam. - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, Sep 2005
Spermacoce assurgens (Ruiz & Pav.) - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1978
Borreria laevis (Lam.) Griseb.
|Locality:||USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: Near Double Branch River bridge, just S of FL 580 between Sweetwater and Fish Creeks and N of Old Tampa Bay, NW of Tampa. 27º 58’ 44” N -82º -33’ -49” W
|Habitat:||Sandy bridge embankment; remnants of flat, open, longleaf pine [Pinus palustris] land with saw palmetto [Serenoa repens], few scrubby oaks, and bayberry [Myrica cerifera]; grassy openings with Aristida, Andropogon, and weedy species; bordering salt flats with salt grasses, black mangrove [Avicennia germinans], and white mangrove [Laguncularia racemosa].