Goetzea elegans NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.
ITIS Reports — ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.Goetzea elegans Name Synonyms Ilex exandra Bello Ilex hexandra Bello Homonyms Goetzea elegans Wydler Common names Manzanilla in language. Mata buey in language. beautiful goetzea in English beautiful goetzea in English mata buey in Spanish matabuey in Spanish matabuey in Spanish Beautiful Goetzea in English
FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.Goetzea elegans, also called beautiful goetzea, mata buey, or matabuey, is a species of plant in the Solanaceae or nightshade family of flowering plants. It is endemic to Puerto Rico. Today it is limited to the northwestern corner of the island because of deforestation and other consumption of its habitat for human use. It is federally listed as an endangered species in the United States.
Full Name: Beautiful goetzea (Goetzea elegans)
Where found: Wherever found
Species Group:Flowering Plants