Monographs Details: Myrsine acrantha Krug & Urb.
Authority: Liogier, Alain H. 1971. Novitates Antillanae. IV. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 21: 107-157.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - One specimen from the Pedernales Peninsula clearly belongs to the Jamaican species; the free petals, the small oblong-obovate leaves are characteristic. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. Hoyo de Pelempito, Baoruco Mts., Alain Liogier 16726 (NY, US, GH, P). This is the first record outside of Jamaica. A fruiting specimen from Cafiada de Rancho Nuevo, Pedernales to Las Mercedes, Alain Liogier 13841 in the same region can be considered as part of this taxon; also Holdridge 1810 from Terre Froide, Morne la Selle, Haiti.

Distribution:Dominican Republic South America| Jamaica South America| Haiti South America|