Haitia is a small genus of two species[2] in the loosestrife family of plants named for Haiti, the country where it was first collected. Both species are native to the island of Hispaniola.

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Lythraceae
Subfamily: Lythroideae
Genus: Haitia
Type species
Haitia buchii
List source : [2]


  1. ^ Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 16: 140. 1919 "Plant Name Details for Genus Haitia Urb". IPNI. Retrieved December 19, 2009.
  2. ^ a b "Query Results for Genus Haitia". IPNI. Retrieved December 19, 2009.