Machaonia woodburyana

Machaonia woodburyana, the alfilerillo, is a species of plant in the family Rubiaceae. It is found in the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. According to the Flora of St. John[permanent dead link] it is endemic to the island of St. John.[1]

Machaonia woodburyana
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M. woodburyana
Binomial name
Machaonia woodburyana
Acev.-Rodr.

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The natural habitats of Machaonia woodburyana are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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