Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Mississippi
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Mississippi Project

Population Biology and Habitat Suitability Modeling of Solanum Conocarpum in St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands

April 2010 - July 2010


Participating Agencies

  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

1. Conduct a literature review to update information on abundance, distribution, habitat relationships, and potential threats to the species 2. Determine abundance and distribution, life stages, and current threats 3. Develop spatial models of suitable and predicted habitat 4. Provide assessment of current and potential threats to the species

Research Publications Publication Date
Palumbo, M.D., J.P. Fleming, O.A. Monsegur and F.J. Vilella. 2016. A GIS Model of Habitat Suitability for Solanum conocarpum (Solanaceae) in St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Caribbean Naturalist 36:1-10. | Abstract December 2016