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Florida false buttonweed
Scientific classification
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Subfamily:
Rubioideae
Tribe:
Spermacoceae
Genus:
Species:
S. keyensis
Binomial name
Spermacoce keyensis
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Synonyms
  • Spermacoce floridana Urb.
  • Spermacoce tenuior var. floridana (Urb.) R.W.Long

Spermacoce keyensis, the Florida false buttonweed, is a species of plants in the family Rubiaceae, first discovered in the Florida Keys. It is found in southern Florida, Bahamas, and the extreme southern tip of Texas (Cameron County).

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