Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Drawing of uvillo leaves, stem, and fruit.
Uvillo (Eugenia haematocarpa). Little, Elbert L., Frank Wadsworth, Roy Woodbury. 1974. Trees of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, 2nd volume, FS USDA Handbook 449.

Eugenia haematocarpa range map.
Eugenia haematocarpa range map.

Eugenia haematocarpa, uvillo

ESA Status

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Threats

  • Forest management practices such as the establishment and maintenance of plantations
  • Trail maintenance, dispersed recreation, and shelter construction
  • Hurricane damage
  • Habitat destruction from intense urban and agricultural development
  • Vandalism and the possibility of over-collection

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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