WOODY PLANTS
of Ría Lagartos Biosphere Reserve
Yucatán, México

 SHORTCUTS TO IMPORTANT GROUPS: 
  BEAN FAMILY | MANGROVES | PALMS 
BEAN FAMILY (Fabaceae):

Leaves entire or 1-pinnate:
once-pinnate leaf

Leaves 2- or 3-pinnate: twice-pinnate leaf

Mangroves:
PALMS:
  • Papaya, Wild (Carica papaya)
  • Pepper, Rough-leaved (Piper amalago)
  • Pigeonberry (Rivina humilis)
  • Pixoy (Guazuma ulmifolia)
  • Pochote (Ceiba aesculifolia)
  • Podopterus mexicanus)
  • Poisonwood (Metopium brownei)
  • Pomol Ché (Jatropha gaumeria)
  • Portia (Thespesia populnea)
  • Princewood (Exostema caribaeum)
  • Pull-back-and-hold (Pisonia aculeata)
  • Randia (Randia longiloba)
  • Saltwort (Batis maritima)
  • Sapodilla (Manilkara zapota)
  • Seablite (Suaeda linearis)
  • Seagrapes (Coccoloba uvifera)
  • Sea-Lavender (Tournefortia graphalodes)
  • Seaside Oxeye (Borrichia arborescens)
  • Scarlet-Bush (Hamelia patens)
  • Silk Cottontree (Cochlospermum vitifolium)
  • Snakebark (Colubrina arborescens)
  • Snakewood (Colubrina elliptica)
  • Snowberry (Chiococca alba)
  • Su-tut (Helicteres guazumifolia)
  • Sweet Mangrove (Maytenus phyllanthoides)
  • Tree Daisy (Montanoa atriplicifolia)
  • Trixis (Trixis inula)
  • Tulipán (Malvaviscus arboreus)
  • Vining Bush Morning-Glory (Ipomoea carnea ssp carnea)
  • Wild Oregano (Lippia graveolens)
  • Wild Sage (Lantana camara)
  • Wolfberry (Lycium carolinianum)
  • Yellow-Oleander, "Wild" (Thevetia gaumeri)